South Riding

By Winifred Holtby, dramatised by Gill Adams.

With Sarah Lancashire, Carole Boyd and Philip Glenister.

Director Melanie Harris.

Sarah Burton returns to the South Riding to take up a challenging new post.

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It's the summer of 1932 and Sarah Burton is the new headmistress of Kiplington High School for Girls.

Sarah Burton is the new headmistress of Kiplington High School for girls - putting romance behind her.

Stars Sarah Lancashire.

Episodes 1-5 of 15.

Sarah Burton is the new headmistress of Kiplington High School.

Sarah Lancashire stars in Winifred Holtby's novel.

Sarah Burton is the new headmistress in a school in 1930s Yorkshire.

Sarah Lancashire stars in the adaptation of Winifred Holtby's novel.

With Sarah Lancashire

Headmistress Sarah Burton returns to 1930s Yorkshire for a challenging new post.

Headmistress Sarah Burton returns to 1930s Yorkshire for a challenging new post. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister.

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Enthusiastic headmistress Sarah Burton continues to inspire her pupils in a small northern town.

Episodes 6-10 of 15.

There are revelations about the headmistress of Kiplington High School for Girls.

Sarah Lancashire stars.

Enthusiastic headmistress Sarah Burton continues to inspire her pupils in a small northern town in 1930s Yorkshire.

Winifred Holtby's dramatisation continues.

Starring Sarah Lancashire.

With Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah Burton decides Lydia mustn't be allowed to lose a scholarship.

Headmistress Sarah Burton decides Lydia mustn't be allowed to lose a scholarship. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister

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Headmistress Sarah encounters the bitter taste of loss and the joy of achievement.

Headmistress Sarah encounters the bitter taste of loss and the joy of achievement. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister

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By Winifred Holtby, dramatised by Gill Adams.

With Sarah Lancashire, Carole Boyd and Philip Glenister.

Director Melanie Harris.

Sarah Burton returns to the South Riding to take up a challenging new post.Sarah Burton embarks on a new beginning as the headmistress of Kiplington High School for girls.

Starring Sarah Lancashire.

Sarah Burton is the new headmistress of Kiplington High School for girls, and putting romance behind her.

Summer of 1932.

Sarah Burton embarks on her new beginning as the headmistress of Kiplington High School for girls.

Sarah Burton returns to Yorkshire as a school headmistress.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation, set in 1930s and starring Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah Burton returns to 1930s Yorkshire for a challenging new post. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister.

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In the 1930s novel by Winifred Holtby, a new headmistress encounters disinterested pupils, distant staff and a run-down school.

New headmistress Sarah encounters disinterested pupils, distant staff and a run down school, but she is determined to inspire.

New headmistress Sarah has much to tackle at her run-down school.

With Sarah Lancashire.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

New headmistress Sarah has much to tackle at her run-down school. Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

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Headmistress Sarah faces her first event in the South Riding community, but will the girls' success make her feel more at home?

Sarah faces her first event in the community, her girls are up on stage singing and dancing and she finally feels at home.

Headmistress Sarah faces her first event in the community.

With Sarah Lancashire.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah faces her first event in the community. Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

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Sarah's got a soft spot for school governor Robert, but he's got a wife who's been sectioned and a child called Midge.

Sarah is interested in school governor Robert Kahn, whose wife is mentally ill and whose daughter Midge is at Kiplington school.

Sarah develops a soft spot for a married school governor.

With Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah develops a soft spot for a married school governor.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah develops a soft spot for a married school governor. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister.

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Sarah takes the girls out on a snowy cliff walk to show them education is in and out of the classroom, and Mr Khan is furious.

Sarah takes the girls out on a snowy cliff walk to show them education is in and out of the classroom, but Mr Kahn is furious.

Sarah takes the girls out on an educational cliff-top walk, but Mr Kahn is furious.

With Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister.

Snow falls thickly and Sarah takes the girls out on a bracing cliff walk to show education is in and out of the classroom.

When Sarah takes her girls on a snowy cliff walk, she upsets a landowner.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah Burton sparks upset when she takes her girls on an educational walk in the snow. Stars Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah Burton sparks upset when she takes her girls on an walk in the snow.

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Lydia Holley is in danger of losing her scholarship, despite her teachers' best intentions.

Sarah has her first big clash with antagonist Robert Carne.

Sarah decides the bright Lydia must not be allowed to lose a scholarship.

Headmistress Sarah Burton decides Lydia mustn't be allowed to lose a scholarship. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister.

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A bout of measles confines Midge to school, and brings out a confession from her father.

Episode 7 of 15.

When Midge is confined at school with measles, her father makes a confession.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

When measles confines Midge to school, her father makes a confession. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister.

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Enthusiastic headmistress Sarah Burton continues to inspire her pupils in a small northern town.

'No-one understands', says Midge, as the other kids poke fun at her father and gossip about her mother.

Lydia Holley starts to lose it when her mother fails to come home.

Sarah Lancashire stars.

Episode 9 of 15.

As the school gossips about Midge, headmistress Sarah feels for Lydia.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

As the school gossips about Midge, headmistress Sarah feels for Lydia. Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

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Headmistress Sarah Burton befriends a father of one of the pupils - is it the start of romance?

'No-one understands', says Midge, as the other kids poke fun at her father and gossip about her mother.

Episode 8 of 15.

Lydia Holley starts to lose it when her mother fails to come home.

Sarah Lancashire stars.

Revelations abound about Miss Burden's background.

Episode 10 of 15.

Headmistress Sarah befriends the father of one of her pupils.

With Sarah Lancashire.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah befriends the father of one of her pupils. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister.

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When Lydia's mother dies in childbirth, headmistress Miss Burton wants to help.

Starring Sarah Lancashire.

Episode 10 of 15.

Lydia Holley starts to lose it when her mother fails to come home.

Sarah Lancashire stars.

Episode 9 of 15.

Revelations abound about Miss Burden's background.

Revelations about Miss Burden's background.

When tragedy strikes pupil Lydia, headmistress Sarah Burton takes action.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

When tragedy strikes pupil Lydia, headmistress Sarah Burton takes action. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister.

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Sarah experiences the bitter taste of loss and the joy of achievement.

With Sarah Lancashire, Carole Boyd and Philip Glenister.

Episode 11 of 15.

Headmistress Sarah Burton experiences the bitter taste of loss as well as the joy of achievement.

Drama with Sarah Lancashire.

Sarah experiences the bitter taste of loss as well as the joy of achievement.

Sarah encounters the bitter taste of loss and the joy of achievement.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah encounters the bitter taste of loss and the joy of achievement. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister

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The lives and relationships of the residents of the Yorkshire village of South Riding continues.

Headmistress Sarah Burton experiences the bitter taste of loss as well as the joy of achievement.

Drama with Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah Burton opens up her school for voters in the election.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah Burton opens up her school for voters in the election. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister

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The dramatisation of Winifred Holtby's novel, following the lives of the residents of a Yorkshire village, continues.

Headmistress Sarah Burton experiences the bitter taste of loss as well as the joy of achievement.

Drama with Sarah Lancashire.

Episode 12 of 15.

Episode 14 of 15.

Landowner Robert Carne confronts headmistress Sarah.

Lydia is distressed.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Yorkshire landowner Robert Carne confronts headmistress Sarah. Lydia is distressed. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister

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Sarah experiences the bitter taste of loss and begins to find teaching in Yorkshire overwhelming.

Starring Sarah Lancashire.

Sarah experiences the bitter taste of loss and the joy of achievement.

Headmistress Sarah Burton experiences the bitter taste of loss as well as the joy of achievement.

Drama with Sarah Lancashire.

Episode 13 of 15.

Episode 15 of 15.

Headmistress Sarah Burton fears for the life of landowner Robert Carne.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Headmistress Sarah Burton fears for the life of landowner Robert Carne. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister

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Sarah experiences the bitter taste of love and the joy of achievement as Winifred Holtby's story draws to its conclusion.Headmistress Sarah Burton experiences the bitter taste of loss as well as the joy of achievement.

Drama with Sarah Lancashire.

Episode 14 of 15.

Sarah experiences the bitter taste of love and the joy of achievement as Winifred Holtby's story draws to its conclusion.

Lydia finds a body.

Headmistress Sarah Burton must make some decisions.

Winifred Holtby dramatisation with Sarah Lancashire.

Lydia finds a body. Headmistress Sarah Burton must make some decisions. Stars Sarah Lancashire and Philip Glenister