In Sickness & In Health. Image shows from L to R: Alf Garnett (Warren Mitchell), Mrs Hollingbery (Carmel McSharry). Copyright: BBC
In Sickness & In Health

In Sickness & In Health

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1985 - 1992
  • 47 episodes (6 series)

In this sequel to Till Death Us Do Part, Alf is rather put out by Elsie's confinement to a wheelchair, and eventual death. Stars Warren Mitchell, Carmel McSharry, Dandy Nichols, Arthur English, Eamonn Walker and more.

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Series 4, Episode 1

Considering Alf's situation very carefully in the pub, Arthur and he begin to wonder if Mrs. Hollingbery might not be such a bad neighbour after all - perhaps worthy of a far more familiar friendship. She, however, is insistent that the council agrees Alf is a "pig" and she should live elsewhere...

Broadcast details

Thursday 7th September 1989
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Warren Mitchell Alf Garnett
Carmel McSharry Mrs. Hollingbery
Arthur English Arthur
Ken Campbell Fred Johnson
Guest cast
Vas Blackwood Pele
Zena Walker Council Lady
Writing team
Johnny Speight Writer
Production team
Richard Boden Director
Roger Race Producer
Andy Quested Editor
Michael Trevor Production Designer
Christian Dyall Costume Designer
Lesley Holmes Make-up Designer
Ron Bristow Lighting Designer
Chas 'n' Dave (as Chas & Dave) Composer

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