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BBC One sitcom about a Liverpool family. 74 episodes (7 series), 1986 - 1991. Stars Jean Boht, Peter Howitt, Ronald Forfar, Jonathon Morris and others.

Series 7, Episode 2 is repeated on Drama on Tuesday at 5pm.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Jean Boht Nellie Boswell
Peter Howitt Joey Boswell (Series 1-4)
Ronald Forfar Freddie Boswell (Series 1-6)
Jonathon Morris Adrian Boswell
Victor McGuire Jack Boswell
Gilly Coman Aveline Boswell (Series 1-4)
Nick Conway Billy Boswell
Graham Bickley Joey Boswell (Series 5-7)
Melanie Hill Aveline Boswell (Series 5-7)
Caroline Milmoe Julie (Series 1-2)
Hilary Crowson Julie (Series 3-5)
Kenneth Waller Grandad
Pamela Power Martina
Bryan Murray Shifty (Series 4-6)
Rita Tushingham Celia Higgins (Series 4)
Eileen Pollock Lilo Lill
J G Devlin Father Dooley (Series 1)
Peter Byrne Derek (Series 4-7)
Giles Watling Oswald (Series 4-7)
Joanna Phillips-Lane Roxy (Series 3-7)
Deborah Grant Leonora Campbell (Series 6-7)
Sharon Byatt Irenee (Series 6-7)
Katy Carmichael Connie (Series 7)
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
Susan Belbin Director (Series 1-2)
Robin Nash Director (Series 3-5)
John B Hobbs (as John B. Hobbs) Director (Series 6)
Robin Nash Producer (Series 1-5 & 7)
John B Hobbs Producer (Series 6-7)
Robin Nash Executive Producer (Series 6-7)
Gary Pritchard Production Designer (Series 1)
Roger Harris Production Designer (Series 3)
Richard Dupre Production Designer (Series 5-6)
Shaun Moore Production Designer (Series 7)
Paul Trerise Production Designer (Series 4)

For guest cast and crew see our episode guides