Known as the inivibles, in the 1980s Maurice Riley and Syd Woolsey, were master burglars. But now they have retired with their spouses to the Spanish Mediterranean coast. Homesick, they ...
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After a job goes wrong for them Syd and Mo flee to the refuge of the Huthwaites' pub with the police in hot pursuit. Unfortunately, Hedley's method of buying time is to tell the officers that he and ...
Mo becomes concerned when Barbara strikes up a very full acquaintance with Peter Rackham, the ultra-charming leading light at the local Golf Club, who is taking a particular interest in a bracelet Mo...
Known as the inivibles, in the 1980s Maurice Riley and Syd Woolsey, were master burglars. But now they have retired with their spouses to the Spanish Mediterranean coast. Homesick, they return to England and settle in the fishing village of Devon. Circumstances compel the team to pick up their old trade. Written by
old coots move back to England from Spain and start working as burglars.
Aggravating story and a flawed premise right from the start makes this series unwatchable. If our heroes were England's best thieves in their day, what we have now are two complete incompetents. Maybe because of their advanced age they are in the early stages of delusional senility. Do not waste your time. I am not sure who the producers are but if they had even given the scripts a quick read they might have brought in someone who could at least plug the gaping plot-holes. It is a lazy and totally uncaring approach to series making. If we have stars and a decent location - why clutter it up with a plot ? Please do not insult us with a second season of this drivel.
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