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 5, Episode 1 - The TV Licence

Alf has always dominated the TV viewing and his views on most things are brought to prominence by a wide array of subjects spoon-fed from the box in the corner. However, the Liberals controlling the BBC have made him take a stand and he has refused to pay the TV Licence.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 2nd January 1974
Time
9:25pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Warren Mitchell Alf Garnett
Dandy Nichols Else Garnett
Una Stubbs Rita Rawlins
Anthony Booth Mike Rawlins
Guest cast
Gorden Kaye TV Licence Man
Writing team
Johnny Speight Writer
Production team
Dennis Main Wilson Director
Dennis Main Wilson Producer
Dennis Wilson Composer
Anthony Thorpe Production Designer
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