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.

Series 4, Episode 5 - Up The Hammers!

Both Mike and Alf end up in the doghouse after their latest argument, focusing on football, proves to be the end of Rita's tether. A further quarrel about the sharing of babysitting duties for baby Michael ensues but both men are off to watch football, so Rita and Else take him with them to the shops - where he promptly goes missing.


This episode is also known as Up The 'Ammers!.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 18th October 1972
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Warren Mitchell Alf Garnett
Dandy Nichols Else Garnett
Una Stubbs Rita Rawlins
Anthony Booth Mike Rawlins
Joan Sims Gran
Guest cast
Carolyn Moody Neighbour (Uncredited)
Johnny Speight Barmy Harry (Uncredited)
Bobby Moore Self
Alan Ball Self
Martin Peters Self
Writing team
Johnny Speight Writer
Production team
Dennis Main Wilson Director
Dennis Main Wilson Producer

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