Up The Women (BBC-4 2013 with Jessica Hynes, Rebecca Front and Emma Pierson)

UK / BBC-4 / 3×30 minute episodes / Broadcast from Thursday 30 May 2013 @ 8.30pm

Writer: Jessica Hynes / Executive Producers: Henry Normal, Mark Freeland and Lindsay Hughes / Producer: Emma Strain / Director: Christine Gernon

Period sitcom set in 1910 and mostly in the Banbury Church Hall where the Members of the Intricate Craft Circle meet. Margaret is keen to move the women away from embroidery and into the discussion of the growing suffrage movement and thinks the ICC should have their own league.

A second series has been commissioned.

Jessica Hynes as Margaret
Rebecca Front as Helen
Vicki Pepperdine as Gwen
Adrian Scarborough as Frank
Emma Pierson as Eva
Ryan Sampson as Thomas
Georgia Groome as Emily


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