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 2, Episode 6 - Pack Up Your Troubles

A letter from an old friend of Betty's who's moved to Australia offers much food for thought as the Joneses try to find a hint of warmth in their draughty, leaking caravan. She's keen to make the move, but Bert is not at all keen!

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 19th October 1973
Time
7:25pm
Channel
ITV
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
James Beck Bert Jones
Jo Rowbottom Betty Jones
Arthur Mullard Wally Briggs
Queenie Watts Lily Briggs
Guest cast
John Lyons Postman
Mary Ann Severne Wendy Parker
Andonia Katsaros Sandra Bentley
Harry Littlewood Hotel Porter
Writing team
Ronald Wolfe Script Editor
Ronald Chesney Script Editor
Jon Watkins Writer
Roy Tuvey Story
Maurice Sellar Story
Production team
Stuart Allen Director
Stuart Allen Producer
Andrew Gardner Production Designer
Roger Whittaker Composer