Home Television Comedy Best Things in Life, The

Best Things in Life, The

1 9 6 9 – 1 9 7 0 (UK)
13 x 30 minute episodes

Cockney wide-boy Alfred Wilcox (Harry H. Corbett) works as a salesman for a plastics firm. He values his independence and will take any opportunity to get to the top.

“The best things in life are free” is his motto. Get as much as you can for as little as you can – including the affections of Mabel Pollard (June Whitfield), his fiancee of 11 years who works in the office of the same company.

This comedy series from ATV aired on Monday nights.

Alfred Wilcox
Harry H. Corbett
Mabel Pollard
June Whitfield
Mr Pollard
Bob Todd
Mrs Pollard
Pearl Hackney
Yvonne Armitage
Pat Heywood
Carmel McSharry