Up the Women

(2013)
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It's 1910 and we're in Banbury church hall at the Banbury Intricate Craft Circle. Margaret has been to London and discovered the Women's Suffrage movement so she decides they need to set up their own movement and The Banbury Intricate Craft Circle becomes the hilariously ineffectual Banbury Intricate Craft Circle politely request women's Suffrage. Gwen is the only member who actually enjoys the craft element of the meetings, while Helen thinks that craft is a little unnecessary, but she's not interested in women's rights: "What on earth do women need a vote for? My husband votes for who I tell him to vote for. What could be a better system than that?"

  1. Jessica Hynes

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Series Cast

  1. Jessica Hynes

    Jessica Hynes

    Margaret

    9 Episodes

  2. Vicki Pepperdine

    Vicki Pepperdine

    Gwen

    9 Episodes

  3. Rebecca Front

    Rebecca Front

    Helen

    9 Episodes

  4. Judy Parfitt

    Judy Parfitt

    Myrtle

    9 Episodes

  5. Emma Pierson

    Emma Pierson

    Eva

    9 Episodes

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Last Season

Series 2

2015 | 6 Episodes

Season 2 of Up the Women premiered on January 21, 2015.

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Status Returning Series

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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m

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56

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