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.


Elizabeth Estensen was recommended for the role of Carol when her co-star to be,Nerys Hughes, saw her performing in the stage production of John, Paul, George, Ringo ... and Bert. She persuaded producer Sydney Lotterby to go and see her ...

Source: Radio Times Aug 28th 1975