In Sickness and in Health Classic TV Show
The follow up series to Till Death Us Do Part sees Alf Garnett causing more mayhem with his outrageous ways. The landmark comedy creation of Johnny Speight was already a part of British culture but with this series it became cemented in TV legend.
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In Sickness and in Health Fan Tributes12 Karl from uk: A great show,we need more classics like this.i've just got 'em all on dvd,great to see 'em again after watching first time around.
11 JAY from Pakistan: I really admire the show and spend hours on you tube every day to wtach them all again and again. I wonder if anyone can send me full clip of Alf at Sabu's Genera; store after his wife death. On you tube its 5.03 mins clip and missing last few seconds.
10 bob from brumpton: recently bought all the dvd`s. made me realise how much i miss irene handel and patricia hayes, you could not help but warm to them, and alf?well, alf is alf.
9 Mike Sherwood from East Sussex: I think one of the funniest episodes was one involving the cast taking part in a seance with Irene Handle playing the medium. When she farted and Alf said ( a message from the grave, It smells like something from the grave ) one of my funniest tv moments ever.
8 richard from harlow essex: brilliant comedy, i am glad dandy nicholls found the strength for one last appearance, i especially liked ken campbells cameo appearances as alfs neighbour, johnny speight a true genius.
7 sarah mcentee from bahrain: Alf Garnet is a bloody gem, my saudi husband is bowled over by him, i bought him Alfs dvd's at xmas & they are his pride & joy. Long live Alf!
6 Oliver Liddard(Age12) from Bridgend: I always remember watching in sickness and in health on a dodgy VCR taped off of LWT. A great show which should be on much earlier. Some of us have school during the week!!
5 emma webb from eastleigh,hants: All round good programme - very funny. It's upsetting that Dandy Nichols looked so frail and ill. She still managed to make the audience laugh calling alf a pig.
I Loved the theme tune too.
4 from: Great classic comedy, but why do you edit-out so much (at least 6 minutes per episode), It spolls the scripts.
3 from: THE greatest episode was when he tried to fight Spike Milligan at the dance hall.
2 robert adair from british ulster: my favourite episode was when my garnet got stuck on a window ledge and fell on a beer cart
1 John Brandom from Milton Keynes: My favourite memory is of Alf being stuck on the window ledge being verbally abused by some youths whist being stranded 15 feet up calling him BALDY!!!!!!
In Sickness and in Health
Warren Mitchell as Alf Garnett
Dandy Nichols as Else Garnett 1st Series
Carmel McSharry as Mrs Hollingberry
Arthur English as Arthur
Una Stubbs as Rita
James Ellis as Michael
Eamonn Walker as Winston
Ken Campbell as Fred Johnson
Eileen Kennally as Mrs Johnson (Series 1-4)
Tricia Kelly as Mrs Johnson (Series 5 onwards)
Harry Fowler as Harry the Milkman
Richard Speight as Goldie
Patricia Hayes as Min Reed
Vas Blackwood as Pele
John Bluthal as Ricky
Noeline Brown as Railene
Hugh Lloyd as Mr Carey
Pat Coombs as Mrs Carey
1926-01-14: Warren Mitchell (Alf Garnett) was born.
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