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Set against the backdrop of Victorian England's industrial north, it follows the fortunes of Margaret Hale, one of 19th century literature's most original heroines.

Cast: Dixon - Pauline Quirke; Capt. Maxwell Lennox - Travis Oliver; Bessy Higgins - Anna Maxwell Martin; Fanny Thornton - Jo Joyner; Mrs Shaw - Jane Booker; Maria Hale - Lesley Manville; Hannah Thornton - Sinéad Cusack; John Thornton - Richard Armitage; Ann Latimer - Lucy Brown; Richard Hale - Tim Pigott-Smith; Margaret Hale - Daniela Denby-Ashe; Edith Shaw Lennox - Emma Ferguson; Nicholas Higgins - Brendan Coyle; Henry Lennox - John Light;

Network: BBC One (United Kingdom)
Premiered: 14.November.2004
Status: Ended