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

BBC One sitcom about a bigoted man and his family. 54 episodes (pilot + 7 series), 1965 - 1975. Stars Warren Mitchell, Dandy Nichols, Una Stubbs, Anthony Booth and others.

The Campaign's Over!

It's General Election night and Alf is in the pub discussing the state of the nation, immigration, the Common Market and the World Cup with Arthur Blenkinsopp and Paki-Paddy - while Gran enjoys her gin!

Notes

Shown as part of Election 70 coverage. Eric Sykes and Spike Milligan reprised their roles from Speight's LWT comedy Curry & Chips.

Most of this programme survives in black and white, as well as the complete sound track.

This episode is also known as Up The Polls and Up The Polls! (The Campaign's Over). In fact, it was not even listed in Radio Times as a Till Death Us Do Part episode.

Scheduled at 20 minutes, the episode in fact runs for around 30.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 18th June 1970
Time
10:05pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Warren Mitchell Alf Garnett
Joan Sims Gran
Guest cast
Spike Milligan Kevin O'Grady (Paki-Paddy)
Eric Sykes Arthur Blenkinsopp
Lorna Wilde Barmaid
Mark Singleton Actor
Writing team
Johnny Speight Writer
Production team
Dennis Main Wilson Director
Dennis Main Wilson Producer
Cynthia Ključo Production Designer
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