Home

Turtle's Progress - Series 2

Turtle, Aunty Ethal and Eddie at the kitchen table

John Landry as Turtle

Michael Attwell as Razor Eddie Malone

Ruby Head as Aunt Ethel Wagstaff

Tony Longon as George

Tony London as George Wagstaff

David Swift and Jo Ross

David Swift as Superintendent Rafferty

Jo Ross as Policewoman Andrews

Terry Kindella as Jason

Terry Kinsella as Jason

Creator Edmund Ward

Producer Nicholas Palmer

ATV

Box Eight (UK - 30/05/1980)

Directed by Don Leaver

Turtle and Eddie open another of the bank deposit boxes and find themselves with the secrets of a planned horse-racing coup.

Additional Cast:
Godfrey James as Percy Bullit
Barry Stanton as Gordie Sam
Leueen Willoughby as Anthea Goodliffe
Michael Culver as Joseph 'Joey' Chalk
?? as Lawrence 'Pony' Gilbert - Equestrian Consultant
John Quayle as Godrey Hind-ffoliot
?? as Maurice Minibus - Driver
Paul Shane as Mashcan - Industrial Relations Consultant
?? as Harry the flash - Photographer

Box Nine (UK - 06/06/1980)

Directed by Gerry Mill

Turtle and Eddie come up against an antique dealers' ring - and ring the changes.

Additional Cast:
Paul Shelley as Alex Corton - Insurance Investigator
Ralph Bates as Pierre Sablon
Michael Ripper as Henry Furniture - The antiques expert
Donald Eccles as James Mackintosh - Auctioneer
Patricia Lawrence as Lady Rochester
Roger Lloyd Peck as The Corsican
Brian Coburn as Sideboard - The heavy
Harry Littleworth as Ernie Bidd

Lighting - Peter Dyson
Cameras - Dennis Bartlett
Sound - Henry Bird
Vison Mixer - Carole Legg
Vison Control - Gerry Taylor
Film Camerman - Tony Leggo
Film Sound - Ivan Sharp
Film Editor - Tom Rowland
Video Tape Editor -Gordon Hunt
Costumes - Dawn Evans
Make-up - Marion Phillips
Casting - Barry Ford
Location Admin - Dai Higgon
Floor Manager - Ron Blanchard
Stage Manager - Phillip Seddon
Production Assistant - Jenny Bowman
Music Written and Sung by Alan Price
Designed by - Michael Perry
Ececutive Producer - David Reid
Producer - Nicholas Palmer
Director - Gerry Mills

The Chippendale - so called because it gives you wooden legs

Very large measure of Campari
+ Good dash of Gin
+ Angostura
+ Creme de Menthe
& Ice

Box Ten (UK - 13/06/1980)

Directed by ??

Stolen cars and synthetic tea blend into a heady brew for Turtle and Eddie.

Additional Cast:
Bruce Boa as J.B. Grinsdall - Tea Vice-President
Glynn Edward as Harry Engine - Car fence
?? as Lug Wrench - Mechanic and heavy
Stanley Lebor as Hank Bell - American Gumshoe
James Warwick as Peter Langham - Tea Marketing Director

Box Eleven (UK - 27/06/1980)

Directed by Gerry Millar

Turtle and Eddie are given a grim warning when an opened safe deposit box leads them into the murky world of espionage and intrigue.

Additional Cast:
Bernard Horsfall as Janos (Hans?)
Jo Ross as Policewoman Andrews
Timothy Carlton as James Glen of M.I.
Terry Scully as Ernest Lancaster Wilkinson aka 'Hermann the Torch'
Wolf Kahler as Piet Berger
Harry Brooks as Eric Schmidt aka 'Stille'
Michael Poole as Comrade Ullman

Lighting - Peter Dyson
Cameras - Dennis Bartlett
Sound - Pete Wernham
Vison Mixer - Mary Forrest
Vison Controller - Gerry Taylor
Video Tape Editor -Gordon Hunt
Costumes - Dawn Evans
Make-up - Shirley Muslin
Casting - Derek Barnes
Location Admin - Dai Higgon
Floor Manager - Bernard Cons
Stage Manager - Phillip Seddon
Production Assistant - Jenny Bowman
Music Written and Sung by Alan Price
Designed by - Michael Perry
Ececutive Producer - David Reid
Producer - Nicholas Palmer
Director - Gerry Mills

Turtle meets the Russian by Marx's tomb

Box Twelve (UK - 04/07/1980)

Directed by Paul Harrison

Credit where credit's due - Turtle is not slow to take advantage of a credit card racket, even if he has other things on his mind, too..

Additional Cast:
Frank Jarvis as Manson
Michael Cadman as Mark Wheeler
Donald Churchill as Gus Railings - the fence
Tom Matthews as Solihull St-John Simpson - the buyer
Edward Judd as Charlie Wheels
Colin Spaull as Pontechnicon Percy
Adrian Bracken as Crdgel

Box Thirteen (UK - 11/07/1980)

Directed by Gerry Mills

Turtle and Eddie are faced with a tax investigation. Unexpectedly, this personal problem is allied to the contents of another of the bank deposit boxes, thanks to Superintendent Rafferty.

Additional Cast:
George Innes as Cedric Thomson
Victor Winding as Bone
Alex Scott as Nigel Caters
Boyd Nelson as Grevious
William Merrow as Carlo Pinnetti
Leueen Willoughby as Anthea Goodliffe
Geoffrey Bayldon as Sammy Violins (Tax Consultant)
Ian Hurley as The Gass Fitter
Ivor Roberts as Sir James Brent
William Merrow as Carlo Pinetti

Lighting - Peter Dyson
Cameras - Dennis Bartlett & Stan Pilgrim
Sound - Len Penfold & Pete Wernham
Vison Mixer - Carol Legg
Vison Controller - Gerry Taylor
Video Tape Editor - John Hawkins
Costumes - Dawn Evans
Make-up - Shirley Muslin
Casting - Derek Barnes
Location Admin Dai Higgon
Floor Manager - Ron Blanchard
Stage Manager - Phillip Seddon
Production Assistant - Jenny Bowman
Music Written and Sung by Alan Price
Designer - Michael Perry
Ececutive Producer - David Reid
Producer - Nicholas Palmer
Director - Gerry Mills

Actors/Crew I can't match with an episode.

Philip York as ???