The BEST Episodes of George and Mildred

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 16, 2021

Network: ITV

George and Mildred is a spin-off of the hit British series Man About the House...the landlords, George and Mildred Roper, have moved on to a new life in suburbia. Mildred is keen to climb the social ladder, whilst George is perpetually unemployed - much to the disgust of their new neighbours.

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Days of Beer and Rosie

#1 - Days of Beer and Rosie

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 23, 1978

George meets a man who claims to be his son.

star 9.50
2 votes
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The Twenty Six Year Itch

#2 - The Twenty Six Year Itch

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 25, 1979

Mildred decides she wants to go to a Tory Christmas dance but George has other plans.

star 9.50
2 votes
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The Dorothy Letters

#3 - The Dorothy Letters

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 19, 1977

Mildred discovers old love letters written by George to a woman named Dorothy.

star 9.33
3 votes
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A Driving Ambition

#4 - A Driving Ambition

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 13, 1979

When Mildred takes driving lessons in secret, George believes she may be having an affair.

star 9.33
3 votes
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The Four Letter Word

#5 - The Four Letter Word

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 28, 1978

George takes a job with Humphrey's company and discovers that Humphrey is cheating on his wife.

star 9.07
29 votes
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Life with Father

#6 - Life with Father

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 12, 1978

George's father is kicked out of his retirement home and comes to live with the Ropers.

star 9.07
29 votes
The Right Way to Travel

#7 - The Right Way to Travel

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 12, 1977

Mildred convinces George to pose as a Tory in order to qualify for a cheap holiday.

star 9.00
2 votes
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No Business Like Show Business

#8 - No Business Like Show Business

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 26, 1977

George is drafted as an emergency replacement for Mildred in a Christmas pantomime show.

star 9.00
2 votes
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You Must Have Showers

#9 - You Must Have Showers

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 30, 1978

George's bumbling friend Jerry takes on the task of installing a new shower in the Ropers' bathroom.

star 9.00
2 votes
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The Delivery Man

#10 - The Delivery Man

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 5, 1978

With Ann going into labor, George tries to bring her to hospital in his broken-down motorcycle sidecar.

star 8.97
30 votes
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And So to Bed

#11 - And So to Bed

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 14, 1978

George places bets to raise money for a new bed.

star 8.87
31 votes
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On the Second Day of Christmas

#12 - On the Second Day of Christmas

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 27, 1978

George spends the Christmas holiday competing against Jeffrey in a video game for money.

star 8.67
3 votes
The Travelling Man

#13 - The Travelling Man

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 28, 1977

George is jealous of Mildred's relationship with their new boarder.

star 8.50
4 votes
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The Unkindest Cut of All

#14 - The Unkindest Cut of All

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 5, 1977

The Ropers' electricity is cut off just before Mildred's snooty sister Ethel and her husband come by for dinner.

star 8.50
2 votes
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Baby Talk

#15 - Baby Talk

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 27, 1976

The Ropers try to adopt a child but are turned down because of their age.

star 8.43
7 votes
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Your Money or Your Life

#16 - Your Money or Your Life

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 4, 1976

George comes to think Mildred is trying to kill him for insurance money.

star 8.25
8 votes
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In Sickness and in Health

#17 - In Sickness and in Health

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 30, 1979

With Mildred in hospital, a lonely George has Jerry move in with him.

star 8.25
4 votes
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Finders Keepers?

#18 - Finders Keepers?

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 24, 1979

George's anniversary gift for Mildred may have been purchased with someone else's credit card.

star 8.20
5 votes
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I Believe in Yesterday

#19 - I Believe in Yesterday

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 21, 1978

When Mildred meets up with an old male friend from the war, George tries to get his own date.

star 8.17
29 votes
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The Bad Penny

#20 - The Bad Penny

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 13, 1976

After the Ropers move into their new house, they become locked out with the bathtub running.

star 8.13
15 votes
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... And Women Must Weep

#21 - ... And Women Must Weep

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 20, 1976

When Mildred takes a job, George cannot manage the house alone.

star 8.00
13 votes
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Opportunity Knocks

#22 - Opportunity Knocks

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 7, 1978

George tries to sell the house behind Mildred's back.

star 8.00
30 votes
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All Work and No Pay

#23 - All Work and No Pay

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 7, 1978

George quits his job but cannot bring himself to inform Mildred.

star 8.00
3 votes
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Nappy Days

#24 - Nappy Days

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 14, 1978

George takes the Fourmiles' baby along to a darts match but mistakenly leaves it at the pub.

star 8.00
4 votes
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A Military Pickle

#25 - A Military Pickle

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 27, 1979

George comes to believe he is in trouble for missing a military order 30 years ago.

star 8.00
2 votes