Up The Women. Image shows from L to R: Helen (Rebecca Front), Margaret (Jessica Hynes).

Up The Women

BBC Two and BBC Four sitcom about the suffrage movement. 9 episodes (2 series), 2013 - 2015. Stars Jessica Hynes, Rebecca Front, Vicki Pepperdine, Judy Parfitt and others.

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