Judi Dench is jilted by her husband. He goes off to marry a younger woman. His mother, however still keeps pestering the old wife,who, fed-up with the state of affairs, becomes decidedly misbehaved.
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 Bridget (4 episodes, 1989)
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 Mark (4 episodes, 1989)
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 Rebecca (4 episodes, 1989)
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 Frieda (4 episodes, 1989)
Francesca Folan ...
 Phyllida (4 episodes, 1989)
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 Giles (4 episodes, 1989)
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 Serafina (4 episodes, 1989)
Guy Scantlebury ...
 Jonathan (4 episodes, 1989)
Antonia Pemberton ...
 Trudy (4 episodes, 1989)
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 Daniel (4 episodes, 1989)
Maurice Denham ...
 Herbert (3 episodes, 1989)
Isabelle Lucas ...
 Mrs Brooker (3 episodes, 1989)
Candice Reason ...
 Brownies (3 episodes, 1989)
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 Brownies (3 episodes, 1989)
The Caribbean Choir ...
 Church Choir (3 episodes, 1989)
Marcia Warren ...
 Jean / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
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 Father Gough (2 episodes, 1989)
Gabrielle Blunt ...
 Pram Woman (2 episodes, 1989)
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Judi Dench is jilted by her husband. He goes off to marry a younger woman. His mother, however still keeps pestering the old wife,who, fed-up with the state of affairs, becomes decidedly misbehaved.

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Brilliant!
26 November 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I don't believe there are so many negative reviews of this brilliant series. There is nothing as comparable in today's TV fare - mostly crime and police series! How refreshing it was to have a series so well scripted, directed and acted about PEOPLE for a change. The USA is lucky in that practically everything seems available on DVD. I wish this series were to be released on Region 2 DVD! How lucky we are though to have 4OD where i was able to see this series again. There is a rich vein of archive material in the vaults of our TV and film studios which should more easily be accessed. In Britain we are not even getting the very best films from the MGM archive on DVD.


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