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 9, Episode 2 - The Sixth Day

Sandra is feeling broody and when Carol's young cousin, Willy, comes to stay with her, she tries out her motherly skills with him. Unfortunately for her, the only person he wants anything to do with is Derek!

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 1st December 1978
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
Carmel McSharry Mrs. Boswell
Tom Chadbon Derek Paynton
Guest cast
Kevin Sullivan Willy
Bill Waddington Man with dog
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
Roger Race Producer
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