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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