Rumpole of the Bailey: Season 2, Episode 6

Rumpole and the Age for Retirement (3 Jul. 1979)

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Both Rumpole and his current client, Percy Timson, one of the patriarchs of the criminal clan, are under pressure by their families to retire.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Peggy Thorpe-Bates ...
Moray Watson ...
Julian Curry ...
Richard Murdoch ...
David Yelland ...
Donald Eccles ...
Mr. Justice Vosper
Jeffrey S. Perry ...
Simon Vosper (as Jeffrey Perry)
Joanna Van Gyseghem ...
Jonathan Coy ...
Maureen Derbyshire ...
Diane - Secretary (as Maureen Darbyshire)
John Hartley ...
Detective Constable Hurst


Their respective families have decided that Rumpole and veteran "fence" Percy Timson should be retired. Rumpole will be seen off with a dinner and a clock, Percy Timson with a long prison sentence for handling a stolen painting worth half a million pounds. Neither particularly relishes the prospect of retirement. Written by hgallon

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