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 5, Episode 3 - Strikes And Blackouts

The TV set is broken and so the family play an acrimonious game of Monopoly. The game is interrupted by the arrival of a repair man who gets it working again, thanks to a little "black magic", but a power cut curtails their viewing and causes Else to make a few incorrect assumptions...


This episode is also known by the title The Power Cut.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 23rd January 1974
30 minutes
  • Sunday 6th January 1974 at BBC Television Centre

Cast & crew

Warren Mitchell Alf Garnett
Dandy Nichols Else Garnett
Una Stubbs Rita Rawlins
Anthony Booth Mike Rawlins
Guest cast
Olu Jacobs TV Repair Man
Writing team
Johnny Speight Writer
Production team
Dennis Main Wilson Director
Dennis Main Wilson Producer
Dennis Wilson Composer
Ian Rawnsley Production Designer

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