Love Thy Neighbour. Image shows from L to R: Eddie Booth (Jack Smethurst), Bill Reynolds (Rudolph Walker). Copyright: Thames Television
Love Thy Neighbour

Love Thy Neighbour

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1972 - 1976
  • 54 episodes (8 series)

Pro-white socialist Eddie Booth is disgusted when a black couple move in next door - but far worse than his skin colour, Bill Reynolds is Conservative. Stars Jack Smethurst, Rudolph Walker, Nina Baden-Semper, Kate Williams, Tommy Godfrey and more.

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Series 6, Episode 1

Joan's feeling frustrated with the routine of her life and Eddie's demands. Meanwhlie, Bill sets up a few challenges of intellect and ability for Eddie, following an argument over who's paying for a round...


This episode is sometimes known as Reggie.

Broadcast details

Thursday 2nd January 1975
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Jack Smethurst Eddie Booth
Rudolph Walker Bill Reynolds
Nina Baden-Semper Barbie Reynolds
Kate Williams Joan Booth
Tommy Godfrey Arthur
Keith Marsh Jacko
Paul Luty Nobby Garside
Guest cast
Tim Barrett Reginald Truelove
Oscar James Roy (Bill's Friend)
Caroline Bernstein Nurse
Writing team
Vince Powell Writer
Production team
Anthony Parker Director
Anthony Parker Producer
David Richens Production Designer

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