Happy Ever After. Image shows from L to R: June Fletcher (June Whitfield), Terry Fletcher (Terry Scott). Copyright: BBC.

Happy Ever After

BBC One sitcom about a middle-aged couple. 41 episodes (pilot + 5 series), 1974 - 1979. Stars Terry Scott, June Whitfield and Beryl Cooke.

Happy Ever After. Image shows from L to R: Terry Fletcher (Terry Scott), June Fletcher (June Whitfield). Copyright: BBC.

Happy Ever After

Now that all the children have left, Terry and June Fletcher can look forward to doing all the things they have planned - until Aunt Lucy arrives

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1974 - 1979
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
41   (1 pilot + 5 series)
Starring
Terry Scott, June Whitfield and Beryl Cooke
Writers
John Chapman, Eric Merriman, John Kane and Christopher Bond
Director
Peter Whitmore
Producers
Ray Butt and Peter Whitmore

Having seen their brood leave the nest, Terry and June Fletcher contemplate all the things they had planned for just such an occasion, now free in their comfortable suburban Ealing home.

The arrival of Aunt Lucy however, together with a large amount of luggage and a mynah bird in a cage, seems to suggest they will have to put their plans on hold.

Production Details

Part of

Comedy Playhouse

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 7th May 1974 on BBC One at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 25th April 1979 on BBC One at 7:40pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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