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Romany Jones (ITV 1972-1975, James Beck, Arthur Mullard)

Romany Jones

Sitcom Romany Jones detailed the misadventures of two layabout families living on a caravan site. Leading actor James Beck (Private Walker in Dads Army) died after season two and new neighbours were brought in.

The show had a pilot broadcast in 1972 and a spin off in 1976 with Yus M’Dear.

cast
JAMES BECK as Bert Jones (Seasons 1-2)
ARTHUR MULLARD as Wally Briggs
QUEENIE WATTS as Lilly Briggs
JO ROWBOTTOM as Betty Jones (Seasons 1-2)
JONATHAN CECIL as Jeremy Crichton-Jones (Seasons 3-4)
GAY SOPER as Susan Crichton-Jones (Seasons 3-4)
MAUREEN SWEENEY as Eileen (Seasons 3-4)

crew details
Creators and Script Editors: Ronald Woolfe, Ronald Chesney
Producer: Stuart Allen

production details
Country: UK
Network and Production Companies: ITV – London Weekend Television
Duration: 27×25 minute episodes
Aired From: Pilot: 15 February 1972 Series: 8 June 1973 – 11 July 1975





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