The hard labour of cotton mill workers and the abuse they endure.

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Kerrie Hayes ...  Esther / ... 10 episodes, 2013-2014
Ciaran Griffiths ...  Boon / ... 10 episodes, 2013-2014
Barbara Marten Barbara Marten ...  Hannah Greg 10 episodes, 2013-2014
Matthew McNulty ...  Daniel / ... 10 episodes, 2013-2014
Holly Lucas Holly Lucas ...  Susannah / ... 10 episodes, 2013-2014
Katherine Rose Morley ...  Lucy / ... 9 episodes, 2013-2014
Sacha Parkinson ...  Miriam 7 episodes, 2013-2014
Connor Dempsey Connor Dempsey ...  Tommy Priestley / ... 6 episodes, 2013-2014
Hugh Simon Hugh Simon ...  Dr. Holland 6 episodes, 2013-2014
Mark Frost Mark Frost ...  John Howlett 6 episodes, 2014
Joshua Isherwood Joshua Isherwood ...  Jack Howlett 6 episodes, 2014
Ewan Phillips Ewan Phillips ...  Timothy Howlett / ... 6 episodes, 2014
Justin Salinger ...  James Windell 6 episodes, 2014
Aidan McArdle ...  John Doherty / ... 6 episodes, 2013-2014
Holly Kenny Holly Kenny ...  Patience 6 episodes, 2014
Sope Dirisu ...  Peter 6 episodes, 2014
Andrew Lee Potts ...  William Greg 6 episodes, 2014
Mark Strepan ...  Will Whittaker 6 episodes, 2014
Dave Hill Dave Hill ...  Abe Whittaker / ... 6 episodes, 2014
Laura Main ...  Rebecca Howlett 6 episodes, 2014
Morgan Watkins ...  George Windell 6 episodes, 2014
Shannon Metcalfe Shannon Metcalfe ...  Mary-Ann / ... 6 episodes, 2014
Samuel Woodcock Samuel Woodcock ...  George 6 episodes, 2014
Richard Banks ...  Mule Worker 6 episodes, 2014
Neil Broome ...  Regular Mill Worker 6 episodes, 2014
Patricia Winker Patricia Winker ...  Mill Worker 5 episodes, 2014
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The hard labour of cotton mill workers and the abuse they endure.

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A brilliant Victorian drama telling the story of hardship of working people.
26 July 2014 | by legostlegionSee all my reviews

This clever Victorian drama set in 1830's England depicts the suffering and hardship of the working person through a time of change. And with great actresses like Kerrie Hayes who plays the role of apprentice Ester Price you can see the hardship those people endured through such difficult times. This drama passes through the events like the abolishment of slavery to the introduction of the poor law and as time moves on in the series we the affects of those events to take hold with the character's and environment. Finally like I mentioned before, this series has some brilliant actors & actresses that reflect hardship and evolution of the way who were poor are treated.


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