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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 5, Episode 1

Adrian becomes a hero by accident and, despite warnings, starts to embellish his role in the proceedings. Billy is troubled by his forthcoming divorce, Joey gets a worrying letter from the Inland Revenue and Aveline has a check up after failing to become pregnant...

Broadcast details

Sunday 10th September 1989
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jean Boht Nellie Boswell
Ronald Forfar Freddie Boswell
Jonathon Morris Adrian Boswell
Nick Conway Billy Boswell
Graham Bickley Joey Boswell
Melanie Hill Aveline Boswell
Hilary Crowson Julie
Kenneth Waller Grandad
Bryan Murray Shifty
Giles Watling Oswald
Guest cast
Reginald Marsh Doctor
John Woodnutt Mr. Newton
Tony Scoggo Hartley
Ina Clough Lady Connaught
Danny McCall Postman
Louise Duprey Journalist
Philip O'Brien Priest
John Laing Ray Hunter
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
Robin Nash Director
Robin Nash Producer

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