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.

Episode menu

Series 5, Episode 6

When an official looking letter arrives at the front door, neither Alf or Mrs. H are keen to open it - they've enough bills unpaid as it is. Finally summoning the courage, Alf discovers he has been "honoured" to be chosen for jury service, but Fred soon puts a dampener on his enthusiasm.

Broadcast details

Saturday 6th October 1990
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Warren Mitchell Alf Garnett
Carmel McSharry Mrs. Hollingbery
Ken Campbell Fred Johnson
Guest cast
Phoebe Scholfield (as Phoebe Schofield) Drinker in Pub
Celia White Drinker in Pub
Tom Kelly Drinker in Pub
Iain Rattray Policeman
Peter Corey Houseowner
Hugh Beverton Neighbour
Ina Clare Neighbour
Gary Bleasdale Man in Underpass
Writing team
Johnny Speight Writer
Production team
Richard Boden Director
Richard Boden Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Anna Dargavel Production Designer
Martine Cooper Costume Designer
Lisa Westcott Make-up Designer
Rod Litherland Lighting Designer
Chas 'n' Dave (as Chas & Dave) Composer
Don Giles Production Designer

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