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 3 - Various Kinds Of Old

Sandra is pregnant and elated, but her mother is not looking forward to becoming a granny! Carol has promised her Grandad that he will get his wish to travel on the Birkenhead ferry but, with Lucian lending a hand, anything could happen ...

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 8th 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
David Webb Doctor
Arthur Spreckley Ferryman
Russell Denton First PC
Elizabeth Lax (as Elizabeth M Lax) Nurse
Writing team
Carla Lane Writer
Production team
Roger Race Producer
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