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 8, Episode 1 - Something Beginning

Sandra was enjoying her new career as a kennel maid until she got Carol a job there as well. Carol has managed to lose most of the dogs and rounding them up by using a Land Rover proves to be eventful ...

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 23rd September 1977
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nerys Hughes Sandra Hutchinson
Elizabeth Estensen Carol Boswell
Mollie Sugden Mrs. Hutchinson
Ray Dunbobbin (as Ray Dundobbin) Mr. Boswell
Michael Angelis Lucian
Jackie Fishel Barbara
Carmel McSharry Mrs. Boswell
Tom Chadbon Derek Paynton
Guest cast
John Quarmby Mr Baxter
Sue Cornell Maid
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
Roger Race Producer
Antony Thorpe Production Designer