Miss Jones And Son. Image shows from L to R: Baby Roland (Luke Steensil), Elizabeth Jones (Paula Wilcox). Copyright: Thames Television.

Miss Jones And Son

ITV sitcom about a single mother. 12 episodes (2 series), 1977 - 1978. Stars Paula Wilcox, Christopher Beeny, Norman Bird, Charlotte Mitchell and others.

Miss Jones And Son. Image shows from L to R: Elizabeth Jones (Paula Wilcox), Baby Roland (Luke Steensil). Copyright: Thames Television.

Miss Jones And Son

Elizabeth Jones has to come to terms with being pregnant and bringing her child up alone after her relationship comes to an end

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1977 - 1978
Channel
ITV
Episodes
12   (2 series)
Starring
Paula Wilcox, Christopher Beeny, Norman Bird, Charlotte Mitchell, Joan Scott, Luke Steensil, David Savile and Catherine Kirkwood
Writer
Richard Waring
Director
Peter Frazer-Jones
Producer
Peter Frazer-Jones

Life for unmarried mother Elizabeth Jones couldn't get more complicated. After a four year relationship, her man has decided he wants his freedom and has left her. Unfortunately, after he leaves she finds out that she is pregnant and decides to bring up her child alone - much to the horror of her parents. In her little flat in Pimlico she develops a friendship with her neighbour, Geoffrey, and battles the prejudices of her parents regarding her situation.

Production Details

Production company
Soundtrack
Theme music by Roger Webb.
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 18th April 1977 on ITV at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 13th February 1978 on ITV at 8pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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