The Lovers. Image shows from L to R: Beryl (Paula Wilcox), Geoffrey (Richard Beckinsale). Copyright: Granada Television.

The Lovers

ITV sitcom about a young couple. 13 episodes (2 series), 1970 - 1971. Stars Richard Beckinsale, Paula Wilcox, Joan Scott and Robin Nedwell.

Series 2, Episode 3

Things are far more 'off again' than 'on' for Beryl and Geoffrey after the disastrous melodrama of the party. But with her 20th birthday fast approaching, who'll act first, and what might they do?

Broadcast details

Thursday 21st October 1971
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Richard Beckinsale Geoffrey
Paula Wilcox Beryl
Joan Scott Beryl's Mum
Robin Nedwell Roland
Guest cast
Alison King Woman
Maureen Sutcliffe Barmaid
Writing team
Geoffrey Lancashire Writer
Production team
Les Chatfield Director
Les Chatfield Producer
Colin Pocock Production Designer
Derek Hilton Composer