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, Episode 5 - Girl Saturday

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 ...

Broadcast details

Wednesday 6th February 1974
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nerys Hughes Sandra Hutchinson
    Polly James Beryl Hennessey
    John Nettles Paul
    Sheila Fay Mrs. Hennessey
    Jonathan Lynn Robert
    Guest cast
    Jeanne Mockford Receptionist
    John Rudling Man
    John Dunbar Optician
    Writing team
    Carla Lane Writer
    John Chapman Script Editor
    Production team
    Ray Butt Director
    Sydney Lotterby Producer
    Anna Ridley Production Designer

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