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WH0120110117Lella Florence is looking for women to help with trials of the contraceptive pill.|By Caroline and David Stafford.|Episode 1|It's 1960 in Birmingham and Lella Florence is looking for women to help with trials of the contraceptive pill...|Cast:|Jeanette- Clare Corbett|Isobel- Naomi Frederick|June- Sarah Smart|Lella Florence- Joanna Monro|Vicar- Sean Baker|Produced by Lucy Collingwood.|Three very different women decide to take part.|Ditsy June's fed up with being under the influence of her overbearing in laws and would rather save up for a new bathroom than for another baby.|Glamorous Jeanette wants to avoid another agonising labour and to keep her wealthy husband happy.|And Isobel has her own secret reasons for signing up...|All three women couldn't guess the ways their lives will be changed by taking part in the trial and meeting each other.|Written with sharp observation and a great sense of the period, this warm witty drama by Caroline and David Stafford shines a light on how iconic and life changing an invention the contraceptive pill was.
WH0220110118June and Jeanette try and find out what new friend Isobel is keeping from them.|By Caroline and David Stafford.|Episode 2.|Three very different women are taking part in the trial of the contraceptive pill.|Cast:|Jeanette - Clare Corbett|Isobel - Naomi Frederick|June - Sarah Smart|Lella Florence - Joanna Monro|Ray - Lloyd Thomas|Ron - Sam Dale|Fancy man - Henry Devas|Produced by Lucy Collingwood.|It's 1960 in Birmingham and Lella Florence is looking for women to help with trials of the contraceptive pill.|Married women in a certain age and weight bracket are required.|Three very different women decide to take part.|Ditsy June's fed up with being under the influence of her overbearing in laws and would rather save up for a new bathroom than for another baby.|Glamorous Jeanette wants to avoid another agonising labour and to keep her wealthy husband happy.|And Isobel has her own secret reasons for signing up.|All three women couldn't guess the ways their lives will be changed by taking part in the trial and meeting each other.|Written with sharp observation and a great sense of the period, this warm witty drama by Caroline and David Stafford shines a light on how iconic and life changing an invention the Contraceptive Pill was.
WH0320110119June convinces Ray to let go of his inhibitions.|By Caroline and David Stafford.|Episode 3.|Inspired by taking part in The Pill trials, June convinces Ray to let go of his inhibitions and Jeanette's husbands attempts to romance her backfire...|Cast:|Jeanette- Clare Corbett|Isobel- Naomi Frederick|June- Sarah Smart|Lella Florence- Joanna Monro|Ray- Lloyd Thomas|Terence- Iain Batchelor|Produced by Lucy Collingwood.|It's 1960 in Birmingham and Lella Florence is looking for women to help with trials of the contraceptive pill.|Married women in a certain age and weight bracket are required.|Three very different women decide to take part.|Ditsy June's fed up with being under the influence of her overbearing in laws and would rather save up for a new bathroom than for another baby.|Glamorous Jeanette wants to avoid another agonising labour and to keep her wealthy husband happy.|And Isobel has her own secret reasons for signing up...|All three women couldn't guess the ways their lives will be changed by taking part in the trial and meeting each other.|Written with sharp observation and a great sense of the period, this warm witty drama by Caroline and David Stafford shines a light on how iconic and life changing an invention the Contraceptive Pill was.
WH0420110120With help from her new friends from the trial, Isobel opens up about her feelings.|By Caroline and David Stafford.|Episode 4.|With help from her new friends from the contraceptive pill trial, Isobel opens up about her feelings...|Cast:|Jeanette- Clare Corbett|Isobel- Naomi Frederick|June- Sarah Smart|Lella Florence- Joanna Monro|Ray- Lloyd Thomas|Produced by Lucy Collingwood.|It's 1960 in Birmingham and Lella Florence is looking for women to help with trials of the contraceptive pill.|Married women in a certain age and weight bracket are required.|Three very different women decide to take part.|Ditsy June's fed up with being under the influence of her overbearing in laws and would rather save up for a new bathroom than for another baby.|Glamorous Jeanette wants to avoid another agonising labour and to keep her wealthy husband happy.|And Isobel has her own secret reasons for signing up.|All three women couldn't guess the ways their lives will be changed by taking part in the trial and meeting eachother.|Written with sharp observation and a great sense of the period, this warm witty drama by Caroline and David Stafford shines a light on how iconic and life changing an invention the contraceptive pill was.
WH05 LAST20110121Major changes occur in the lives of all three women taking part in the pill trial.|By Caroline and David Stafford.|Episode 5.|Major changes occur in the lives of all three women taking part in the contraceptive pill trial|Cast:|Jeanette- Clare Corbett|Isobel- Naomi Frederick|June- Sarah Smart|Lella Florence- Joanna Monro|Ray- Lloyd Thomas|Lawrence- Henry Devas|Kenneth- Rupert Simonian|Produced by Lucy Collingwood.|It's 1960 in Birmingham and Lella Florence is looking for women to help with trials of the contraceptive pill.|Married women in a certain age and weight bracket are required.|Three very different women decide to take part.|Ditsy June's fed up with being under the influence of her overbearing in laws and would rather save up for a new bathroom than for another baby.|Glamorous Jeanette wants to avoid another agonising labour and to keep her wealthy husband happy.|And Isobel has her own secret reasons for signing up.|All three women couldn't guess the ways their lives will be changed by taking part in the trial and meeting each other.|Written with sharp observation and a great sense of the period, this warm witty drama by Caroline and David Stafford shines a light on how iconic and life changing an invention the contraceptive pill was.