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

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Series 1, Episode 9 - My Husband Next Door

With the Fourmiles on holiday for the week, Mildred has been entrusted with the key so that she may water their plants. Lucky timing for George as his television has just stopped working. But Mildred's keen that their money is not spent on a repair or replacement, but redecorating their sitting room...

Broadcast details

Monday 1st November 1976
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 14th April 2011 5:05pm ITV3
Monday 1st August 2011 6:40pm ITV3
Tuesday 2nd August 2011 2:00pm ITV3
Thursday 23rd February 2012 5:15pm ITV3
Friday 24th February 2012 9:00am ITV3
Wednesday 10th April 2013 5:20pm ITV3
Thursday 11th April 2013 10:05am ITV3
Thursday 3rd October 2013 5:20pm ITV3
Friday 4th October 2013 6:10am ITV3
Thursday 16th January 2014 5:15pm ITV3
Friday 7th November 2014 5:25pm ITV3
Thursday 12th November 2015 5:15pm ITV3
Friday 13th November 2015 6:00am ITV3
Thursday 28th April 2016 5:20pm ITV3
Tuesday 16th August 2016 5:20pm ITV3
Wednesday 30th November 2016 5:20pm ITV3
Thursday 15th June 2017 5:20pm ITV3
Thursday 28th September 2017 5:20pm ITV3
Friday 29th September 2017 11:00am ITV3
Monday 30th April 2018 5:25pm ITV3
Monday 7th May 2018 4:55am ITV3
Thursday 17th January 2019 12:00pm ITV3
Tuesday 12th March 2019 12:05pm ITV3
Tuesday 16th July 2019 10:00am ITV3
Saturday 20th July 2019 6:25am ITV3
Friday 13th December 2019 8:55am ITV3
Thursday 28th May 2020 9:05am ITV3
Tuesday 1st September 2020 10:00am ITV3
Friday 8th January 2021 9:35am ITV3
Thursday 13th May 2021 9:40am ITV3
Monday 27th September 2021 10:10am ITV3
Saturday 2nd October 2021 6:30am 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
Keith Smith TV Repairman
John Lyons Decorator
Raymond Farrell Decorator
Jenny Till Receptionist
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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