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.

Episode menu

Series 4, Episode 4 - Criminal Records

When a hearse is reported to have been involved in a smash-and-grab at a nearby jewellery shop, Ivy is convinced that Billy's turned to crime. Meanwhile, a mysterious Welshman keeps phoning Unsworth's with tip-offs.

Broadcast details

Monday 19th December 1983
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 25th August 2015 4:20pm ITV3
Wednesday 26th August 2015 6:00am ITV3
Friday 16th October 2015 5:15pm ITV3
Monday 19th October 2015 6:00am ITV3
Tuesday 15th March 2016 4:50pm ITV3
Wednesday 22nd June 2016 4:15pm ITV3
Thursday 23rd June 2016 6:00am ITV3
Friday 16th September 2016 4:10pm ITV3
Monday 19th September 2016 6:10am ITV3
Monday 20th February 2017 4:15pm ITV3
Tuesday 21st February 2017 6:00am ITV3
Tuesday 16th May 2017 6:00am ITV3
Saturday 20th May 2017 5:05am ITV3

Cast & crew

Thora Hird Ivy Unsworth
Christopher Beeny Billy Henshaw
Colin Farrell Ernie Hadfield
Guest cast
Carmel McSharry Jenny Collier
Ken Wynne Sergeant Cox
Richard Davies Ivor Davies
Sheila Fay Mrs. Hargreaves
Writing team
Dick Sharples Writer
Production team
Ronnie Baxter Director
Ronnie Baxter Producer
Albert Down Editor
Peter Caldwell Production Designer

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