66 Sycamore Street is home to the Larkins. Alf refuses to believe that he's henpecked. Ada's determined to make sure that he is. Joyce still lives at home with her unsuccessful writer of a ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Peggy Mount ...  Ada Larkins 40 episodes, 1958-1964
David Kossoff ...  Alf Larkins 40 episodes, 1958-1964
Barbara Mitchell Barbara Mitchell ...  Hetty Prout 33 episodes, 1958-1964
Ronan O'Casey ...  Jeff Rogers 27 episodes, 1958-1963
Ruth Trouncer Ruth Trouncer ...  Joyce Rogers 25 episodes, 1958-1960
Shaun O'Riordan Shaun O'Riordan ...  Eddie Larkins 25 episodes, 1958-1960
Hilary Bamberger Hilary Bamberger ...  Myrtle Prout 24 episodes, 1958-1960
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66 Sycamore Street is home to the Larkins. Alf refuses to believe that he's henpecked. Ada's determined to make sure that he is. Joyce still lives at home with her unsuccessful writer of a husband, Jeff. Eddie is as clueless to life as he is to the romantic feelings of the girl next door. And the girl next door's mum just wants to borrow tea - and everything else. Written by Holy Onions

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19 September 1958 (UK) See more »

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An early ITV sitcom.
1 April 1999 | by toons-3See all my reviews

I was only nine years old but I still remember Alf Larkin being hen pecked by his missus Ada in this early ITV sitcom.David Kossoff and Peggy Mount were well cast in their parts.As far as I can recall,it was quite an amusing series,a possible precursor of "George and the Dragon" in which Peggy Mount appeared with Sid James some eight years later.


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