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
  • ITV
  • 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 5, Episode 2 - Three's A Crowd

As their honeymoon continues, Billy is worried sick about Ivy's disappearance but Mary's far from disappointed! Auntie, it seems, has found her own way to pass the time and doesn't want to leave.

Broadcast details

Thursday 20th February 1986
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 4th September 2015 4:10pm ITV3
Friday 23rd October 2015 5:20pm ITV3
Monday 26th October 2015 6:00am ITV3
Tuesday 22nd March 2016 4:50pm ITV3
Wednesday 29th June 2016 4:15pm ITV3
Thursday 30th June 2016 6:00am ITV3
Friday 23rd September 2016 4:15pm ITV3
Monday 26th September 2016 6:00am ITV3
Monday 27th February 2017 4:20pm ITV3
Tuesday 28th February 2017 6:00am ITV3
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 6:00am ITV3
Saturday 27th May 2017 5:10am ITV3

Cast & crew

Thora Hird Ivy Unsworth
Christopher Beeny Billy Henshaw
Sherrie Hewson Mary Braithwaite
Guest cast
Cyril Luckham Mr. Wagstaff
Writing team
Dick Sharples Writer
Production team
Ronnie Baxter Director
Ronnie Baxter Producer
Lance Tattersall Editor
Peter Caldwell Production Designer
Alan Parker Composer

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