Berkeley Square (1998)

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Three young women from very different backgrounds meet, become friends and share experiences when they all gain positions as nannies in the wealthy households of London's exclusive Berkeley Square.

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 Hannah Randall (10 episodes, 1998)
Clare Wilkie ...
 Matty Wickham (10 episodes, 1998)
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 Lydia Weston (10 episodes, 1998)
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 Victoria St. John (10 episodes, 1998)
Emily Canfor-Dumas ...
 Harriet St. John (10 episodes, 1998)
Kate Williams ...
 Mrs. McClusky (10 episodes, 1998)
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 Ned Jones (10 episodes, 1998)
Amy Hodge ...
 Pringle (10 episodes, 1998)
Peter Forbes ...
 Fowler (10 episodes, 1998)
William Scott-Masson ...
 Captain Mason (10 episodes, 1998)
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 Bertie Hutchinson (9 episodes, 1998)
Maggie McCarthy ...
 Cook (9 episodes, 1998)
Laurence Owen ...
 Tom St. John (9 episodes, 1998)
Rosemary Leach ...
 Nanny Collins (9 episodes, 1998)
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 Lady Constance Lamson-Scribener (9 episodes, 1998)
Sean Murray ...
 Arnold St. John (9 episodes, 1998)
Rupert Frazer ...
 Lord George Lamson-Scribener (9 episodes, 1998)
Etela Pardo ...
 Mrs. Bronowski (9 episodes, 1998)
Nicholas Irons ...
 Lord Hugh Lamson-Scribener (7 episodes, 1998)
Stuart Laing ...
 Jack Wickham (7 episodes, 1998)
Davyd Harries ...
 Bowles (7 episodes, 1998)
Maurice Yeoman ...
 Gibbons (7 episodes, 1998)
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 Nanny Simmons (6 episodes, 1998)
Sophie Walker ...
 Isabel Hutchinson (6 episodes, 1998)
Rosalind Knight ...
 Great-Aunt Effie (6 episodes, 1998)
Roland MacLeod ...
 Potter (6 episodes, 1998)
Joanna Bacon ...
 Lily (5 episodes, 1998)
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Three young women from very different backgrounds meet, become friends and share experiences when they all gain positions as nannies in the wealthy households of London's exclusive Berkeley Square.

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Why Berkeley Square Was Cut Short
14 January 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Yes it was an excellent series. Unfortunately, it's broadcast coincided with the World Cup Football here in the UK and it's time slot was constantly being shunted around the schedule to make way for all of the games. Sometimes it was shown on Saturdays, sometimes Tuesdays or Fridays - sometimes at 8pm, 9pm or 10pm or whenever it was given a little window between football matches. Consequently, the viewing figures were lower than they undoubtedly would have been and the BBC thought it was because not enough people wanted to watch it! WE COULDN'T EVEN FIND OUT WHEN IT WAS ON!!! So the BBC would not allow a second series! It was a magical costume drama. Everyone who sees it wants to know 'how it ends'... We will have to imagine it for ourselves. Another brilliant decision from the BBC in their infinite wisdom... To cut it short after all the wonderful work from everyone involved in the production, if I were any one of them or the director or creator of Berkeley Square; that would eat away at my heart big time.


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