Marriage Lines. Image shows from L to R: George Starling (Richard Briers), Kate Starling (Prunella Scales). Copyright: BBC.

Marriage Lines

BBC One sitcom about a young married couple. 43 episodes (5 series), 1963 - 1966. Stars Richard Briers, Prunella Scales, Edward de Souza, Ronald Hines and Christine Finn.

Series 5, Episode 6 - First House

More domestic troubles for Kate and George Starling.


Repeated on BBC 2 at 11:10pm, Mar 12th, 1967

This episode no longer exists in the archives. It is missing, believed wiped.

Broadcast details

Friday 27th May 1966
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Richard Briers George Starling
Prunella Scales Kate Starling
Edward de Souza Miles
Guest cast
Gretchen Franklin Mrs. Baker
Judy Parfitt Mrs. Wheeler
Larry Noble Telephone Engineer
Peter Hughes Gas Man
Michael Stainton Electricity Man
Bill Treacher Carpet Delivery Man
Kenneth Thornett (as Keneth Thornett) Removal Man
Writing team
Richard Waring Writer
Production team
Robin Nash Director
Robin Nash Producer

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