George & Mildred. Image shows from L to R: Mildred Roper (Yootha Joyce), George Roper (Brian Murphy). Copyright: Thames Television
George & Mildred

George & Mildred

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1976 - 1979
  • 38 episodes (5 series)

Sitcom about George and Mildred Roper, an endlessly bickering working-class couple in a middle-class neighbourhood. Stars Brian Murphy, Yootha Joyce, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn and Nicholas Bond-Owen

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 7 - The Little Dog Laughed

George talks Truffles out for a walk in the park, but manages to lose her. Fearing Mildred's wrath, he sets about finding her - or a replacement.

Broadcast details

Monday 18th October 1976
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 12th April 2011 5:10pm ITV3
Thursday 28th July 2011 6:40pm ITV3
Friday 29th July 2011 1:55pm ITV3
Tuesday 21st February 2012 5:15pm ITV3
Wednesday 22nd February 2012 9:10am ITV3
Monday 8th April 2013 5:20pm ITV3
Tuesday 9th April 2013 10:05am ITV3
Tuesday 1st October 2013 5:20pm ITV3
Wednesday 2nd October 2013 6:10am ITV3
Tuesday 14th January 2014 5:20pm ITV3
Wednesday 5th November 2014 5:25pm ITV3
Tuesday 10th November 2015 5:20pm ITV3
Wednesday 11th November 2015 6:10am ITV3
Tuesday 26th April 2016 5:20pm ITV3
Friday 12th August 2016 5:20pm ITV3
Monday 28th November 2016 5:20pm ITV3
Tuesday 13th June 2017 5:20pm ITV3
Tuesday 26th September 2017 5:25pm ITV3
Wednesday 27th September 2017 11:05am ITV3
Tuesday 16th January 2018 5:25pm ITV3
Thursday 26th April 2018 5:25pm ITV3
Tuesday 15th January 2019 12:00pm ITV3
Monday 21st January 2019 5:10am ITV3
Friday 8th March 2019 12:05pm ITV3
Friday 12th July 2019 9:50am ITV3
Thursday 12th December 2019 8:55am ITV3
Wednesday 27th May 2020 9:05am ITV3
Friday 28th August 2020 10:05am ITV3
Thursday 7th January 2021 9:35am ITV3
Tuesday 11th May 2021 9:45am ITV3
Friday 24th September 2021 10:10am ITV3

Cast & crew

Brian Murphy George Roper
Yootha Joyce Mildred Roper
Norman Eshley Jeffrey Fourmile
Sheila Fearn Ann Fourmile
Nicholas Bond-Owen Tristram Fourmile
Guest cast
Paul Angelis Man In Pub
Norman Mitchell Mr Clayton (Pet Shop Assistant)
Anthony Heaton Policeman
Verne Morgan Traffic Warden
Bella Emberg Woman In Park
Writing team
Johnnie Mortimer Writer
Brian Cooke Writer
Production team
Peter Frazer-Jones Director
Peter Frazer-Jones Producer
Johnny Hawksworth Composer
Michael Minas Production Designer

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