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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 7, Episode 2

Freddie has been reported missing and when Jack intercepts Lilo Lill turning up at the Boswells' looking for him, concern grows. But, for Billy, life is beginning to take on a sunnier aspect - thanks to Connie. Adrian, on the other hand, finds his love life to be full of disappointment - thanks to Irene!

Broadcast details

Sunday 8th September 1991
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jean Boht Nellie Boswell
Jonathon Morris Adrian Boswell
Victor McGuire Jack Boswell
Nick Conway Billy Boswell
Graham Bickley Joey Boswell
Melanie Hill Aveline Boswell
Kenneth Waller Grandad
Eileen Pollock Lilo Lill
Peter Byrne Derek
Sharon Byatt Irenee
Katy Carmichael Connie
Guest cast
Lynn Corrie Neighbour
Diane Baker Neighbour
Denny Lane Neighbour
Georgina West Neighbour
Peter Colligan Boy in Church #1
Andrew Hilton Boy in Church #2
John Maguire Boy in Church #3
Carl Rice Boy in Church #4
Michael Stainton Police Sergeant
Greg Ellis Policeman
Scotty Moore Man in Van
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
John B Hobbs Producer
Robin Nash Executive Producer

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