Meet The Wife. Image shows from L to R: Thora Blacklock (Thora Hird), Freddie Blacklock (Freddie Frinton). Copyright: BBC
Meet The Wife

Meet The Wife

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1963 - 1966
  • 39 episodes (5 series)

Domestic sitcom following working-class northern couple Freddie and Thora Blacklock, a plumber and proud housewife. Stars Thora Hird and Freddie Frinton.

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Series 2, Episode 2 - The Teenage Niece

Freddie's niece comes to stay. Thora is far from impressed by her youthful attitude to clothing, men, and all-night dates!

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 19th November 1964
Time
8pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Thora Hird Thora Blacklock
Freddie Frinton Freddie Blacklock
Guest cast
Tracy Rogers Doreen
Robert Anthony Man in Car
Gloria Salvador Girl in Car
Raymond Clarke Pete
Writing team
Ronald Wolfe Writer
Ronald Chesney Writer
Production team
Graeme Muir Director
Graeme Muir Producer
Julia Trevelyan Oman Production Designer
Russ Conway Composer
Dennis Wilson Composer

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