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Up the Women (2013)

Comedy 30m

Overview

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

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Jessica Hynes as Margaret

    Jessica Hynes

    Margaret

    9 Episodes

  2. Vicki Pepperdine as Gwen

    Vicki Pepperdine

    Gwen

    9 Episodes

  3. Rebecca Front as Helen

    Rebecca Front

    Helen

    9 Episodes

  4. Judy Parfitt as Myrtle

    Judy Parfitt

    Myrtle

    9 Episodes

  5. Emma Pierson as Eva

    Emma Pierson

    Eva

    9 Episodes

  6. Georgia Groome as Emily

    Georgia Groome

    Emily

    9 Episodes

  7. Ryan Sampson as Thomas

    Ryan Sampson

    Thomas

    9 Episodes

  8. Adrian Scarborough as Frank

    Adrian Scarborough

    Frank

    9 Episodes

  9. Pip Torrens as

    Pip Torrens

    3 Episodes

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Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Series 2

2015 | 6 Episodes

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

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Up the Women
Up the Women

Facts

Status Canceled

Network

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Type Scripted

Original Language English

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