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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 3 is repeated on Drama tomorrow at 5:25pm.

Series 6, Episode 3

To everyone's amazement Shifty has got a job as a bus driver, while Jack and Leonora's relationship is growing ever stronger. Lilo Lill confides in Freddie that she is suffering an incurable illness and hasn't got long to live!

Broadcast details

Sunday 23rd September 1990
30 minutes


  1. Monday 30th March 2020 at 5:25pm on Drama

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
Bryan Murray Shifty
Eileen Pollock Lilo Lill
Peter Byrne Derek
Giles Watling Oswald
Deborah Grant Leonora Campbell
Guest cast
Trevor Danby Man in DSS Office
Steve Ramsden Mr. Crosswell
Helen Martin Lady in DSS Office
Steve Calrow Bus Driving Instructor
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
John B Hobbs (as John B. Hobbs) Director
John B Hobbs Producer
Robin Nash Executive Producer
Richard Dupre Production Designer

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