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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Series 2, Episode 3 - I Can Give It Up Anytime I Like

Both Alf and Mike believe that smoking is something they can take or leave and, with encouragement from their respective spouses, they bet each other they can do without. It's a long hard struggle for both and neither is willing to give an inch when it comes to monitoring the activities of the other.


An audio recording of this episode survives.

This episode was originally intended to be Episode 4 of the series.

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

Broadcast details

Monday 9th January 1967
30 minutes
  • Thursday 22nd December 1966 at BBC Television Centre (Studio TC3)

Cast & crew

Warren Mitchell Alf Garnett
Dandy Nichols Else Garnett
Una Stubbs Rita Rawlins
Anthony Booth Mike Rawlins
Writing team
Johnny Speight Writer
Production team
Douglas Argent Director
Dennis Main Wilson Producer
Martin Collins Production Designer
Dennis Wilson Composer

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