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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 6

While Nellie is recovering in hospital, the family is at home wondering why her mystery visitor, Derek, called her "darling". Nellie, however, is struggling with Lilo Lill's bedside manner. Jack is frustrated with his lack of success at becoming a father and suspects Leonora is on the pill.

Broadcast details

Sunday 6th October 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
Deborah Grant Leonora Campbell
Sharon Byatt Irenee
Katy Carmichael Connie
Guest cast
Sylvia Gatrill Mrs. Cullen
Malcolm Scates (as Malcom Scates) Film Director
Marie Jelliman Nurse
Roger Martin Producer
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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