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 6 - Pack Up Your Troubles

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.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 13th February 1974
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nerys Hughes Sandra Hutchinson
    Polly James Beryl Hennessey
    Mollie Sugden Mrs. Hutchinson
    Ivan Beavis Mr. Hutchinson
    Guest cast
    John Rapley Taxi driver
    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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