Romany Jones. Image shows from L to R: Lily Briggs (Queenie Watts), Wally Briggs (Arthur Mullard). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

Romany Jones

ITV sitcom about life on a caravan site. 27 episodes (pilot + 4 series), 1972 - 1975. Stars James Beck, Jo Rowbottom, Jonathan Cecil, Gay Soper and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 - The More We Are Together

Betty's mother announces she intends to visit her daughter and son-in-law in their 'luxury' caravan home; now Bert's got to get something for a half-decent meal. Chicken, perhaps?

Broadcast details

Friday 25th May 1973
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
James Beck Bert Jones
Jo Rowbottom Betty Jones
Arthur Mullard Wally Briggs
Queenie Watts Lily Briggs
Guest cast
Brenda Cowling Betty's Mother
Writing team
Jon Watkins Writer
Production team
Stuart Allen Director
Stuart Allen Producer
Andrew Gardner Production Designer
Roger Whittaker Composer