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Ellie Freeman
John McArdle ...
Malc Freeman
John Salthouse ...
Robert Beasley
Petra Markham ...
Bella Beasley
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Gabriella de Courtney (as Elizabeth Morton)
David Yip ...
Ricky Ramon
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Sean Murphy
Mandy Evans ...
Margot
Sherril Parsons ...
Di
Bernard Merrick ...
Dave
Robbie Dee ...
Dick
Sandie Lavelle ...
Jackie Skinner
Tony Lavelle ...
Duane Skinner
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Pete Sparrow
Bernadette Foley ...
Maisy
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Ellie and Malc Freeman are a working-class couple in their forties who live in a terrace house in a poor district of Liverpool. Ellie has a part-time job as a shop assistant; Malc is a warehouseman in a dead-end job. Ellie is convinced that Malc can do better. One day Ellie wins £1.5 million on the football pools. Resisting the temptation to spend all the money on herself, she invests it in a local security firm - on condition that they give Malc a job as a salesman... and that they don't reveal how he got his big break. But does Ellie like the man that her husband has turned into? Written by Martin Underwood

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