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 5, Episode 1 - It Takes All Kinds

Now that Beryl has gone, Sandra has to find a new flatmate. She's had plenty of offers but only one stands out as being unacceptable - and that's Carol!

Broadcast details

Friday 5th September 1975
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nerys Hughes Sandra Hutchinson
    Elizabeth Estensen Carol Boswell
    Mollie Sugden Mrs. Hutchinson
    John Nettles Paul
    Guest cast
    Linda James Fiona Phillips
    Writing team
    Carla Lane Writer
    Production team
    Ray Butt Director
    Sydney Lotterby Producer
    Nigel Curzon Production Designer

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