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 4

1. Anybody Here Seen Thingy?

First broadcast: Wednesday 2nd January 1974

It's Beryl's birthday...

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2. Friends At First Sight

First broadcast: Wednesday 9th January 1974

When Sandra's brother arrives from Australia, Carol takes a fresh look at her relationship with Sandra and wonders what she would be like as a sister-in-law!

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3. Life Is Just A Bowl Of Sugar

First broadcast: Wednesday 16th January 1974

In an attempt to get Paul to propose to her, Sandra starts making a nest worthy of a married couple - unfortunately her parents ruin the atmosphere ...

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4. Where's Beryl?

First broadcast: Wednesday 23rd January 1974

London is the 'fun place' to be according to Sandra but Beryl doesn't get to find out why she had such an interest in the Big City until they are on the train...

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5. Girl Saturday

First broadcast: Wednesday 6th February 1974

Beryl has to pick up her new spectacles but she is worried that if they are grotesque then Robert will not want to see her any more ...

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6. Pack Up Your Troubles

First broadcast: Wednesday 13th February 1974

Sandra feels that she needs a rest from all of her problems but feels she can't walk away from her family when they are having troubles of their own.

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7. Have Hen Will Travel

First broadcast: Wednesday 20th February 1974

When they see an advert stating 'Vacancies for temporary general help on smallholding', Beryl and Sandra think the answers to all their problems lies in the soil ...

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8. Love Is

First broadcast: Wednesday 27th February 1974

Another round of Liverpudlian adventures with Sandra and Beryl.

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9. Anyone For Freedom

First broadcast: Wednesday 6th March 1974

Another round of Liverpudlian adventures with Sandra and Beryl.

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10. Follow That Ring

First broadcast: Wednesday 13th March 1974

Another round of Liverpudlian adventures with Sandra and Beryl.

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11. The Bride Went That-A 'Way

First broadcast: Wednesday 20th March 1974

Another round of Liverpudlian adventures with Sandra and Beryl.

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12. Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

First broadcast: Wednesday 27th March 1974

Another round of Liverpudlian adventures with Sandra and Beryl.

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13. And Then There Was One

First broadcast: Wednesday 3rd April 1974

Another round of Liverpudlian adventures with Sandra and Beryl.

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