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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 6

Mongy, the family dog, has been accused of biting a little girl and the police are called in to investigate. Billy changes his image in order to make Julie jealous, Jack gets a bumper wage packet thanks to his eccentric boss and Oswald is being pressurised to have a fertility test.

Broadcast details

Sunday 15th October 1989
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jean Boht Nellie Boswell
Ronald Forfar Freddie Boswell
Jonathon Morris Adrian Boswell
Victor McGuire Jack Boswell
Nick Conway Billy Boswell
Graham Bickley Joey Boswell
Melanie Hill Aveline Boswell
Kenneth Waller Grandad
Pamela Power Martina
Eileen Pollock Lilo Lill
Giles Watling Oswald
Joanna Phillips-Lane Roxy
Guest cast
Evie Garratt Mrs. Cumberland (aka Treasure)
Sylvia Gatrill Mrs. Cullen
John Dryden Policeman
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
Robin Nash Director
Robin Nash Producer

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