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 6

It's getting late, and Geoffrey's not left Beryl's yet. If he doesn't hurry up he could miss his last bus, and then what? Her mum might be away, but she'd never let him stay - would she? It all seems a bit much for G. P. Scrimshaw.

Broadcast details

Thursday 11th November 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
Jacqueline Stanbury Vicky
Writing team
Geoffrey Lancashire Writer
Production team
Les Chatfield Director
Les Chatfield Producer
Colin Pocock Production Designer
Derek Hilton Composer