The BEST Episodes of George and Mildred
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2021
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.
#1 - Days of Beer and Rosie
Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 23, 1978
George meets a man who claims to be his son.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#11 - And So to Bed
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 14, 1978
George places bets to raise money for a new bed.
#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.
#13 - The Travelling Man
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 28, 1977
George is jealous of Mildred's relationship with their new boarder.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#21 - ... And Women Must Weep
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 20, 1976
When Mildred takes a job, George cannot manage the house alone.
#22 - Opportunity Knocks
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 7, 1978
George tries to sell the house behind Mildred's back.
#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.
#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.
#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.