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.
Did You Know?
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
Come on, work and talk. If you can't do both, do the one that pays the wages.
Referenced in Top Gear: Episode #8.3