Interconnected dramas about the lives of a group of workers at a Manchester textile factory, with each episode focusing on the home life of a different character.

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 Kev Leach (27 episodes, 2000-2003)
Tony Mooney ...
 Ade Cameron (26 episodes, 2000-2003)
Joan Kempson ...
 Freda Wilson (24 episodes, 2000-2003)
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 Julie O'Neill (20 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Barney Watson (19 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 James Mackintosh (18 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Nick Anderson (14 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Steve Robinson (14 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Grace Eastwood / ... (13 episodes, 2000-2003)
Diane Parish ...
 Sylvia Robinson (12 episodes, 2000-2001)
Katisha Kenyon ...
 Hannah Phillips (12 episodes, 2002-2003)
Jason Merrells ...
 Martin Leach (12 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Trudy Graham (11 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Suzie Davidson (11 episodes, 2002-2003)
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Interconnected dramas about the lives of a group of workers at a Manchester textile factory, with each episode focusing on the home life of a different character.

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Lesley Sharp and Siobhan Finneran appear in the first two series, as friends Trudy Graham and Julie O'Neill. Both had their breakthrough roles in the cult 1980's film Rita, Sue and Bob Too, in which Finneran plays the titular character Rita, who has an affair with Sharp's character Michelle's husband Bob. See more »

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Steve Robinson: Come on, work and talk. If you can't do both, do the one that pays the wages.
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"theres a bit of trouble up at mill!"
10 October 2002 | by (manchester, england) – See all my reviews

this is an excellant drama serial which is complemented by a very good cast, script, direction and high production values. indeed, this show makes a welcome change as oppossed to bland detective and puerile hospital fodder which constantly plagues our brit telly screens. special credit must be given to me brother brian and yours truly who appear uncredited as factory workers!


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