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 5 - Dinner For Three

Sandra finds herself dealing with the problems of other people - especially when it comes to boyfriends and mothers!

Broadcast details

Friday 3rd October 1975
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nerys Hughes Sandra Hutchinson
Elizabeth Estensen Carol Boswell
Mollie Sugden Mrs. Hutchinson
Michael Angelis Lucian
John Nettles Paul
Eileen Kennally Mrs. Boswell
Guest cast
Patrick McAlinney Father O'Leary
Barry Stokes Bill
Linda Beckett Waitress
Stanley Dawson Caretaker
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
Ray Butt Director
Sydney Lotterby Producer

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