North And South

By Elizabeth Gaskell, dramatised in three parts by Charlotte Keatley.

Episodes

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01Departures And Arrivals1997062919970704

A young woman, used to a gentle life in a Hampshire village, moves to Manchester where she is exposed to industrial conflict and extremes of wealth and poverty.

Mill owner John Thornton is determined she should understand how things are done in the north.

With Emily Mortimer, David Threlfall and Russell Dixon.

Director Michael Fox

By Elizabeth Gaskell , dramatised in three parts by Charlotte Keatley.

1: Departures and Arrivals. A young woman used to life in a Hampshire village moves to industrial Manchester. with Delia Corrie , Sue Johnston. John McArdle , Naomi Radcliffe. Kathryn Hunt , Martin Reeve and Vanessa Rosenthal. Director Michael Fox

Repeated Friday 2pm

Repeated from Sunday 2.30pm

02Men And Gentleman1997070619970711

Mrs Hale is dangerously ill, but a secret visitor restores the family's spirits.

Margaret flings herself into the midst of mob rioting, but her action is widely misunderstood.

With Emily Mortimer, David Threlfall and Russell Dixon.

Director Michael Fox

By Elizabeth Gaskell , dramatised in three parts by Charlotte Keatley.

2: Men and Gentleman. Margaret flings herself into the midst of mob rioting. with Delia Corne , Julian Rhind-Tutt , Sue Johnstone. John McArdle , Vanessa Rosenthal , Naomi Radcliffe , Kathryn Hunt. Martin Reeve. Robert Whelan , Keith Ladd and Alice Fox Director Michael Fox. Repeated Friday 2pm

By Elizabeth Gaskell , dramatised in three parts by Charlotte Keatley. Part 2. Repeated from Sunday 2.30pm

03 LASTLosses And Gains1997071319970718

The final part of Elizabeth Gaskell's tale, dramatised by Michael Fox and Charlotte Keatley.

3: `Losses and Gains'.

Margaret is forced to tell a desperate lie to protect her brother, but is found out by Thornton, who assumes she must have a lover.

With Emily Mortimer, David Threlfall and Russell Dixon.

Director Michael Fox

The final part of Elizabeth Gaskell 's novel, dramatised by Michael Fox and Charlotte Keatley.

Losses and Gains. Margaret is forced to tell a lie to protect her brother.

With Geoffrey Banks. Naomi Radcliffe ,

Kathryn Hunt. Vanessa Rosenthal.

Delia Corrie , Martin Reeve , Anthony Cairns , Robert Whelan , Joe Troops and Becky Simpson

Director Michael Fox. Repeated Friday 2pm

Repeated from Sunday 2.30pm