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

In Loving Memory

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1969 - 1986
  • 37 episodes (5 series)

Comedy about an auntie and nephew, Ivy and Billy, who run a family undertakers' business in 1920s Yorkshire. Stars Thora Hird, Christopher Beeny, Colin Farrell, Avis Bunnage, Sherrie Hewson and more.

Key cast & crew credits

Thora Hird Ivy Unsworth
Christopher Beeny Billy Henshaw
Colin Farrell Ernie Hadfield
Avis Bunnage Amy Jenkinson (Series 1-3)
Sherrie Hewson Mary Braithwaite (Series 4-5)
Rose Power Flo Riley (Series 1-2 & 4)
Liz Smith Hilda Pardoe (Series 2-3)
Writing team
Dick Sharples Writer
Production team
Ronnie Baxter Director
Ronnie Baxter Producer
Allen Jewhurst Editor (Series 1-3)
Jim Molyneux Editor (Series 3)
Lance Tattersall Editor (Series 4-5)
Colin Pigott Production Designer (Series 1-2)
Peter Caldwell Production Designer (Series 3-5)
Liz Barnett Production Designer (Series 3)
Andrew Sanderson Production Designer (Series 3)
Alan Parker Composer (Series 1-2 & 5)

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