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 9 - Anyone For Freedom

Another round of Liverpudlian adventures with Sandra and Beryl.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 6th March 1974
Time
7:40pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nerys Hughes Sandra Hutchinson
Polly James Beryl Hennessey
Mollie Sugden Mrs. Hutchinson
John Nettles Paul
Jonathan Lynn Robert
Guest cast
Freddie Earlle Restaurant manager
Elizabeth Benson Saleslady
Robin Parkinson Jeweller's assistant
Andreas Markos Waiter
Hazel Douglas Lady
Elisabeth Wade Lady thief
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
John Chapman Script Editor
Production team
Douglas Argent Director
Sydney Lotterby Producer
Oliver Bayldon Production Designer
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