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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 4, Episode 7

Joey gives Freddie an ultimatum - Lilo Lill or his mum, but not both! Linda McCartney opens an Animal Rescue Centre and, while getting her autograph, Billy invites her round for tea if she's ever passing - she is, and an unwitting Nellie tells her all her troubles.

Broadcast details

Sunday 30th October 1988
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jean Boht Nellie Boswell
    Peter Howitt Joey Boswell
    Ronald Forfar Freddie Boswell
    Jonathon Morris Adrian Boswell
    Gilly Coman Aveline Boswell
    Nick Conway Billy Boswell
    Hilary Crowson Julie
    Kenneth Waller Grandad
    Pamela Power Martina
    Bryan Murray Shifty
    Rita Tushingham Celia Higgins
    Giles Watling Oswald
    Guest cast
    Greg Archen Boy Thief
    Neil Lewis Boy Thief
    Robert Wesley Man Onlooker
    Andrea Marshall Autograph Hunter
    Aisling Reynolds Autograph Hunter
    John Prince Autograph Hunter
    Linda McCartney Self
    Paul McCartney Self
    Writing team
    Carla Lane Writer
    Production team
    Robin Nash Director
    Robin Nash Producer
    Paul Trerise Production Designer

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