Jane And Prudence

Jennie Howarth's dramatisation of Barbara Pym's delightful comedy of rural relationships, set in 1950, about two women in pursuit of happiness.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19931223]

A six-part dramatisation of Barbara Pym 's sequel to the recently broadcast Crampton Hodnet. 1: A Casserole of Hearts. It is and the fearsome Miss Doggett and her mousy companion Jessie Morrow are now settled in the country. dramatised by Elizabeth Proud Producer Sioned Wiliam

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931223]

Unknown: Barbara Pym

Unknown: Crampton Hodnet.

Unknown: Jessie Morrow

Dramatised By: Elizabeth Proud

Producer: Sioned Wiliam

Jone Cleveland: Penelope Wilton

Prudence Bates: Rebecca Front

Miss Doggett: Elizabeth Spriggs

Jessie Morrow: Samantha Bond

Nicholas Cleveland: Benjamin Whitrow

Fabian Driver: Julian Glover

Mrs Glaze: Ann Windsor

Flora Cleveland: Cathy Sara

Father Lomax: Geoffrey Mathews

Mrs Crampton: Jillie Meers

Mrs Mayhew: Hilda Schroder

Miss Birkinshaw: Elizabeth Proud

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931230]

Continuing the six-part dramatisation of Barbara Pym 's sequel to Crampton Hodnet 2: A Man Needs Meat. Prudence is feeling Increasingly isolated. (Forrest of cast see Thursday 23 December)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931230]

Unknown: Barbara Pym

Unknown: Crampton Hodnet

Miss Oothier/Landlady: Joanna David

Miss TrapndlMrs Arkwright: Elizabeth Proud

Geoffrey Manifold: Christopher Scoular

Marilyn/Flora Cleveland: Cathy Sara

Mr Oliver: Glen Hugill

02 LAST20130616 (BBC7)

Fabian permits a clear out. Jane is keen to satisfy her curiosity.

Omnibus. Made for 4 Extra. A year after the death of his wife, Fabian permits a clear out. Jane is keen to satisfy her curiosity. Comedy of relationships stars Emma Fielding.

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When Jane's husband is moved to a new parish, she hopes to make a better fist of being a vicar's wife.

But her efforts are undermined by her habit of speaking her mind and her academic bent, although these don't prevent her from seeking a match for her ex-pupil Prudence.

Unconventional 1950s vicar's wife Jane arrives in a new parish, keen to marry off ex-pupil Prudence. Barbara Pym's delightful comedy of rural relationships stars Emma Fielding.

Jane intends to do a better job as a vicar's wife when her husband moves to a new parish.

Omnibus. Made for 4 Extra. It's the 1950s, and Jane intends to do a better job as a vicar's wife when her husband moves to a new parish. Comedy of relationships stars Emma Fielding.

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Newly arrived in the parish, vicar's wife Jane is having a good look round.

Prudence, meanwhile, is nursing an unrequited love for her employer.

Vicar's wife Jane looks around her new parish, while Prudence nurses an unrequited love for her employer. Comedy of rural relationships stars Susie Blake.

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The life of the village is beginning to be revealed.

Jane receives an invitation.

The life of the village is beginning to be revealed, and Jane receives an invitation. Comedy of rural relationships stars Susie Blake and David Thorpe.

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Jane goes up to town to visit Prudence and meets the famous Dr Grampian.

Prudence visits Jane in anticipation of meeting the infamous Fabian Driver.

Jane visits Prudence and meets Dr Grampion. Prudence visits Jane, in anticipation of meeting Fabian Driver. Comedy of rural relationships stars Emma Fielding.

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20130607 (BBC7)

Prudence goes to the whist drive.

All of village life is there, including the charming Fabian Driver.

But back in the office, young Mr Manifold is causing trouble.

Prudence goes to the whist drive, and Fabian Driver is there. But in the office Mr Manifold causes trouble. Comedy of rural relationships stars Emma Fielding.

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Miss Morrow and Miss Doggett have decided to dispose of poor Constance's things.

How can Jane get involved so that she can satisfy her curiosity?

Miss Morrow and Miss Doggett are disposing of Constance's things. Jane is keen to satisfy her curiosity. Comedy of rural relationships stars Emma Fielding.

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Miss Morrow makes her play.

Miss Morrow makes her play. Comedy of rural relationships stars Susie Blake and Emma Fielding.

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20130612 (BBC7)

Fabian hosts a tea party.

Will Prudence get to pour?

When Fabian hosts a tea party, Prudence hopes she will get to pour the tea. Comedy of rural relationships stars Susie Blake and Emma Fielding.

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20130613 (BBC7)

Miss Doggett needs to be careful what she is looking for.

She might just find it.

Miss Doggett needs to be careful what she is looking for. She might just find it. Comedy of rural relationships stars Susie Blake and Emma Fielding.

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Mr Manifold comes to the rescue.

Mr Manifold comes to the rescue. Comedy of rural relationships narrated by Penelope Wilton, starring Susie Blake and Emma Fielding.