In this hilarious comedy series, which ran for six series from 1983-1990, Nigel Havers plays Dr. Tom Latimer and Tony Britton, his father Toby. Tom, a GP with the National Health Service, has split from his wife Helen who is finding various ways of taking him for all he's got. Meanwhile Tom's father Toby, a conservative Harley Street consultant, announces that he intends to divorce Tom's mother Angela (Dinah Sheridan) his wife of 32 years. Temporarily homeless, father moves in with son and this unlikely duo become the best and worst of flat-mates. With differing views on politics, medicine and whose turn it is to do the housework, Tom is swiftly inspired to reunite his parents - whether they want it or not.