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Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads?

Dick Clement and Ian Le Frenais returned with a 1970s … follow up to The Likely Lads. … Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads follows the renewed friendship of working class men Bob Ferris (Rodney Bewes) and Terry Collier (James Bolam) who has been away for … five years. … Bob has left the factory and now works in an office, is about to marry librarian Thelma (Brigit Forsyth), and at her request … is now attending dinner parties and joining the local badminton club. … Much of the humour focuses on the tension between the firmly working class Terry and … Bob who has middle class aspirations.