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 (1971)

ITV sitcom. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1971. Stars Liam Redmond, Adrienne Corri, Peter Copley, George Woodbridge, Leslie Dwyer, Vic Wise, Carmen Munroe and others.

You're Only Young Twice

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

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1971
Channel
ITV
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Creator
Jack Trevor Story
Starring
Liam Redmond, Adrienne Corri, Peter Copley, George Woodbridge, Leslie Dwyer, Vic Wise, Carmen Munroe, Anthony Jackson and others
Writer
Jack Trevor Story
Director
David Askey
Producer
Shaun O'Riordan

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.

Production Details

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 5th July 1971 on ITV at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 9th August 1971 on ITV at 8:30pm
Length of episodes
25 minutes

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