Till Death Us Do Part. Image shows from L to R: Mike Rawlins (Anthony Booth), Rita Rawlins (Una Stubbs), Alf Garnett (Warren Mitchell), Else Garnett (Dandy Nichols). Copyright: BBC
Till Death Us Do Part

Till Death Us Do Part

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1965 - 1975
  • 54 episodes (7 series)

Opinionated Alf Garnett reels off a string of misinformed, bigoted, reactionary opinions each week, to the chagrin of his family. Stars Warren Mitchell, Dandy Nichols, Una Stubbs, Anthony Booth, Alfie Bass and more.

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Comedy Playhouse - Till Death Us Do Part

It seems the only way that unemployed Mike can take out a deposit on a new home is to take out a life insurance policy on his father-in-law, Alf. The same Alf who believes that his own wrist watch is more accurate than Big Ben and whose driving obsession is to prove his theory correct!


First repeated 14th March 1966.

A two-minute excerpt from this episode survives.

This episode no longer exists in the archives. It is missing, believed wiped.

Broadcast details

Thursday 22nd July 1965
25 minutes
  • Friday 18th June 1965 at BBC Television Centre

Cast & crew

Warren Mitchell Alf Garnett
Una Stubbs Rita Rawlins
Anthony Booth Mike Rawlins
Guest cast
Gretchen Franklin Else Ramsey
Robert Dorning Bank Manager
Derek Nimmo Estate Agent
Colin Welland Liverpool Supporter
Eric Dodson Actor
Writing team
Johnny Speight Writer
Production team
Douglas Argent Director
Dennis Main Wilson Producer
Graeme Muir Executive Producer
Roger M. Johnston Editor
Dennis Wilson Composer
Ken Jones Production Designer
Ron Grainer Composer

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