Golden Gordon

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Ripping Yarns, Series 2 Episode 2 of 3

Duration: 30 minutes

A torrid tale of football fanaticism in the 1930s. Super-fan Gordon Ottershaw supports Barnstoneworth United, a team that hasn't won a match for six years. But worse is to come and Gordon and his bicycle clips are re-united in a last desperate bid for glory and Bovril.

Credits

Gordon Ottershaw
Michael Palin
Mr Foggen
Bill Fraser
Mrs Ottershaw
Gwen Taylor
Cyril
Ken Kitson
Football Manager
David Leland
Chairman
Teddy Turner
Writer
Michael Palin
Writer
Terry Jones
Director
Alan JW Bell

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