You're Only Young Twice. Image shows from L to R: Benny (Anthony Jackson), Matron (Adrienne Corri), Peter (Peter Copley), Reg (Leslie Dwyer), Giulio (Vic Wise). Copyright: Associated Television
You're Only Young Twice

You're Only Young Twice (1971)

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1971
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

The residents of Twilight Lodge are full of practical jokes and determined to grow old disgracefully - even if matron does try to spoil their fun. Stars Liam Redmond, Adrienne Corri, Peter Copley, George Woodbridge, Leslie Dwyer and more.

Key details

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1971
Channels
ITV
Episodes
6 (1 series)
Creator
Jack Trevor Story
Stars
Liam Redmond, Adrienne Corri, Peter Copley, George Woodbridge, Leslie Dwyer, Vic Wise, Carmen Munroe, Anthony Jackson and more
Writers
Jack Trevor Story and Philip Hinchcliffe
Director
David Askey
Producer
Shaun O'Riordan
Companies

Twilight Lodge may be an old people's home but its residents have not gone there to die. They may be old but they are at the peak of their abilities and full of practical jokes - especially on the tyrannical Matron who regularly spoils their fun.

Additional details

Production
Studio
Picture
Colour

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 5th July 1971 at 8:30pm on ITV

Share this page