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 9 - St Valentine's Day

Beryl's depressed at her lack of a stable love life, and with Valentine's Day on the horizon it could get a whole lot worse - or a lot better! Sandra mentions her situation at work, and it seems half the men there do in fact fancy Beryl!

Broadcast details

Friday 7th April 1972
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nerys Hughes Sandra Hutchinson
    Polly James Beryl Hennessey
    Guest cast
    Tenniel Evans Doctor
    Diana Davies Jenny
    David Simeon Tony
    Bill Lyons Andrew
    Larry Martyn Waiter
    Michael Stainton Manager
    Pamela Cundell Lady (Cuthbert's Mother)
    Keith Chegwin Cuthbert (Boy)
    Hilary Martin Receptionist
    Michael Howarth Robin
    John Dunbar Mr. Turner
    Writing team
    Carla Lane Writer
    John Chapman Script Editor
    Production team
    Sydney Lotterby Director
    Sydney Lotterby Producer
    Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer
    Peter Brachacki Production Designer

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