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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 6, Episode 1

When Leonora arrives to take up residence in Billy's former home, Jack and Adrian are besotted but Billy is horrified as Julie neglected to tell him she was moving. Shifty returns full of apologies and gets a final chance from the family. To add to an eventful 24 hours, their pet dog Mongi has died and the family buries its ashes - then Aveline is rushed to hospital as she is about to give birth...

Broadcast details

Sunday 9th September 1990
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
Bryan Murray Shifty
Giles Watling Oswald
Deborah Grant Leonora Campbell
Guest cast
Matthew Dale Grey First Removal Man
Ian Burford Mr. Carr
James Culshaw Taxi Driver
Lynn Corrie Sister Midwife
Michele Gaffney Student Midwife Davis
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
John B Hobbs (as John B. Hobbs) Director
John B Hobbs Producer
Robin Nash Executive Producer

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