In Loving Memory. Image shows from L to R: Billy Henshaw (Christopher Beeny), Ivy Unsworth (Thora Hird). Copyright: Rex.

In Loving Memory

ITV sitcom. 37 episodes (pilot + 5 series), 1969 - 1986. Stars Christopher Beeny, Thora Hird, Colin Farrell, Avis Bunnage, Sherrie Hewson, Rose Power and Liz Smith.

In Loving Memory. Image shows from L to R: Billy Henshaw (Christopher Beeny), Ivy Unsworth (Thora Hird).

In Loving Memory

When Yorkshireman Jeremiah Unsworth dies in a tragic accident, his business is left to his wife and her nephew, Billy. The business? An undertaker's

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1969 - 1986
Channel
ITV
Episodes
37   (1 pilot + 5 series)
Starring
Christopher Beeny, Thora Hird, Colin Farrell, Avis Bunnage, Sherrie Hewson, Rose Power and Liz Smith
Writer
Dick Sharples
Director
Ronnie Baxter
Producer
Ronnie Baxter

Billy Henshaw (Christopher Beeny), as nice and well-meaning as he may be, is one of the most accident-prone, clueless people one could ever wish not to meet. So when he comes to play a more pivotal role in the family undertakers' business - after his uncle dies in a tragic accident involving a brakeless hearse - problems are never-ending.

Production Details

Production companies
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 4th November 1969 on ITV at 8:25pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 27th March 1986 on ITV at 9pm
Last repeat
Saturday 3rd June 2017 at 4:40am on ITV3

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