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

George & Mildred

ITV sitcom about a bickering middle-aged couple. 38 episodes (5 series), 1976 - 1979. Stars Brian Murphy, Yootha Joyce, Norman Eshley, Sheila Fearn and Nicholas Bond-Owen.

Series 2, Episode 3 is repeated on ITV3 tomorrow at 10am.

Series 5, Episode 2 - In Sickness And In Health

Mildred's in hospital with a suspected grumbling appendix, leaving George home alone for a few days. Or he would be, if Jerry didn't drop by!

Broadcast details

Tuesday 30th October 1979
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Brian Murphy George Roper
    Yootha Joyce Mildred Roper
    Norman Eshley Jeffrey Fourmile
    Sheila Fearn Ann Fourmile
    Nicholas Bond-Owen Tristram Fourmile
    Guest cast
    Roy Kinnear Jerry
    Sue Bond Gloria
    Aimée Delamain Patient
    Nina Baden-Semper Sister
    Royston Tickner Doctor
    Writing team
    Johnnie Mortimer Writer
    Brian Cooke Writer
    Production team
    Peter Frazer-Jones Director
    Peter Frazer-Jones Producer
    Colin Bocking Editor
    Roger Webb Composer
    Allan Cameron Production Designer

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