Cowboys. Image shows from L to R: Wobbly Ron (David Kelly), Richard Geyser (Colin Welland), Joe Jones (Roy Kinnear), Eric (James Wardroper). Copyright: Thames Television.


ITV sitcom about terrible builders. 13 episodes (2 series), 1980 - 1981. Stars Roy Kinnear, Colin Welland, David Kelly, James Wardroper and others.

Series 2, Episode 1 - Was It Eddie Croucher

A big painting job arrives just as things look very bleak for Joe Jones Ltd.

Broadcast details

Thursday 20th November 1980
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Roy Kinnear Joe Jones
Colin Welland Richard Geyser
David Kelly Wobbly Ron
James Wardroper Eric
Guest cast
Milton Johns Shopkeeper
Graham Weston Desk Sergeant
Charles Rea C.I.D. Sergeant
Jay Neill Removal Man
Mark Holmes Police Constable
Max Mundy Benny Churchill
Marc Boyle Stuntman #1
Ken Barker Stuntman #2
Terry Richards Stuntman #3
Writing team
Peter Learmouth Writer
Production team
Michael Mills Director
Michael Mills Producer
Dave Lewinton Editor
Ray Russell Composer
Colin Andrews Production Designer