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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

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