Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads?. Image shows from L to R: Terry Collier (James Bolam), Bob Ferris (Rodney Bewes). Copyright: BBC
Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads?

Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads?

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1973 - 1974
  • 27 episodes (2 series)

Colour sequel to the hit 1960s sitcom, The Likely Lads. Terry returns from the army to discover his friend Bob is now engaged and looking to better himself. Stars James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Brigit Forsyth, Sheila Fearn, Bill Owen and more.

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Series 2, Episode 8 - Affairs And Relations

Bob has joined Terry on a weekend's fishing and is racked by guilt that he has left Thelma behind. When Thelma's father unexpectedly books into the same hotel with his secretary it seems the weekend couldn't get worse .. until Thelma turns up as well to sort things out with Bob!

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 19th February 1974
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 30th August 2011 8:00am Gold
Wednesday 18th January 2012 7:30am Gold
Wednesday 18th January 2012 10:40am Gold
Thursday 19th April 2012 6:30am Gold
Thursday 19th April 2012 9:00am Gold
Wednesday 26th September 2012 7:00am Gold
Friday 25th January 2013 7:00am Gold
Friday 25th January 2013 2:20pm Gold
Monday 24th June 2013 9:15am Gold
Monday 11th November 2013 8:00pm BBC4
Tuesday 12th November 2013 1:25am BBC4
Monday 25th November 2013 8:00pm BBC4
Tuesday 26th November 2013 1:20am BBC4
Thursday 15th May 2014 6:00am Gold
Thursday 15th May 2014 12:20pm Gold
Tuesday 26th August 2014 1:40pm Drama
Tuesday 26th August 2014 7:20pm Drama
Monday 16th March 2015 1:40pm Drama
Monday 16th March 2015 6:40pm Drama
Thursday 23rd April 2015 6:40pm Drama
Thursday 13th August 2015 2:20pm Gold
Saturday 17th October 2015 8:40am Gold
Monday 1st February 2016 7:20pm Drama
Tuesday 8th March 2016 7:20pm Drama
Tuesday 9th August 2016 7:20pm Drama
Thursday 15th September 2016 7:20pm Drama
Thursday 9th March 2017 3:00pm Yesterday
Thursday 9th March 2017 9:00pm Yesterday
Thursday 4th May 2017 9:20am Gold
Thursday 4th May 2017 2:40pm Gold
Thursday 7th December 2017 11:20pm Yesterday
Friday 8th December 2017 5:20pm Yesterday
Thursday 17th May 2018 11:00pm Yesterday
Friday 18th May 2018 9:00pm Yesterday
Tuesday 3rd July 2018 12:20am Yesterday
Tuesday 3rd July 2018 10:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 12th June 2019 6:00pm Drama
Wednesday 9th August 2023 6:00pm Drama

Cast & crew

Cast
James Bolam Terry Collier
Rodney Bewes Bob Ferris
Brigit Forsyth Thelma Ferris nee Chambers
Bill Owen George Chambers
Guest cast
Carole Ann Ford Valerie
Ann Hamilton Beryl Atkins
Writing team
Dick Clement Writer
Ian La Frenais Writer
Production team
Bernard Thompson Producer
Peter Kindred Production Designer

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