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Rings On Their Fingers. Image shows from L to R: Sandy (Bennett) Pryde (Diane Keen), Oliver Pryde (Martin Jarvis). Copyright: BBC.

Rings On Their Fingers

BBC One sitcom. 20 episodes (3 series), 1978 - 1980. Stars Diane Keen, Martin Jarvis, Tim Barrett, Barbara Lott, Anna Dawson, John Kane and Royce Mills.

Series 3

1. It's Not The Thought, It's The Gift

First broadcast: Thursday 23rd October 1980

It's Sandy's birthday and once again Oliver has left the present buying until the last minute .. but what can he buy who has everything, including him!

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2. Friends And Neighbours

First broadcast: Thursday 30th October 1980

The influence of new neighbours is felt very strongly in the Pryde household prompting fresh thoughts about holidays and even getting Sandy to think about one of her old flames. But, as usual, things are never what they seem.

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3. If You Can't Beat Them...

First broadcast: Thursday 6th November 1980

While on one of their many economy drives, Sandy and Oliver find themselves in direct confrontation with the Residents' Association Committee. Oliver is determined to win and hits upon the idea to infiltrate their ranks.

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4. Ladies Man

First broadcast: Thursday 13th November 1980

There's trouble ahead for Oliver when he becomes entangled in an unfortunate set of coincidences that involve a redhead, a brunette, three blondes and a ballpoint .. but Sandy will understand that it is all innocent, won't she?!

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5. Home And Away

First broadcast: Thursday 20th November 1980

It's time for their holiday but Sandy is feeling unwell and Oliver is making light of it in a chauvinistic way. However, events are about to take a turn that neither could have foreseen.

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6. ... And Joybells On Their Toes

First broadcast: Thursday 27th November 1980

After returning home from their holiday, Oliver is surprised that the news of Sandy's pregnancy has affected friends and relatives in very different ways.

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