The Liver Birds. Image shows from L to R: Beryl Hennessey (Polly James), Sandra Hutchinson (Nerys Hughes). Copyright: BBC.

The Liver Birds

BBC One sitcom about two young women. 86 episodes (pilot + 10 series), 1969 - 1996. Stars Nerys Hughes, Polly James, Elizabeth Estensen, Pauline Collins and others.

Series 3, Episode 3 - Good Girls Should Be In Bed

Beryl's in quite the quandary: she really likes her latest boyfriend, but he's only in town for a short while and is due to return to London tomorrow morning. And then he asks her to have breakfast with him...!

Broadcast details

Friday 25th February 1972
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nerys Hughes Sandra Hutchinson
    Polly James Beryl Hennessey
    Guest cast
    Colin Bell Robert
    Anthony Verner David
    Susan Littler Julie
    Ann Michelle David's Girl
    Julia Breck Croupier
    Constance Reason Telephonist
    Writing team
    Carla Lane Writer
    John Chapman Script Editor
    Production team
    Douglas Argent Director
    Douglas Argent Producer
    Peter Pitt Editor
    Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer
    Peter Brachacki Production Designer

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