Drama

Return to Cranford

It's August 1844 and one year since the small Cheshire market town celebrated the marriage of Sophy Hutton to Dr Harrison, and Miss Matty lost her beloved sister, Deborah. Miss Matty knows only too well that faces will always come and go in Cranford, but for now she is happy that her dear brother, Peter is home from India and that Martha, Jem and baby Tilly make for a lively household.

Episode 3

52m 31s

A surprise wedding between Captain Brown and Lady Glenmire causes a fracture of old friendships. Meanwhile, Matty feels she has unwittingly opened Pandora's box and fears that Cranford will never recover. But she resolves to take positive action and organises an event for Christmas Eve that will draw the town together.

Episodes

  • Episode 3: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 3

    S1 E3 - 52m 31s

    A surprise wedding between Captain Brown and Lady Glenmire causes a fracture of old friendships. Meanwhile, Matty feels she has unwittingly opened Pandora's box and fears that Cranford will never recover. But she resolves to take positive action and organises an event for Christmas Eve that will draw the town together.

  • Episode 2: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 2

    S1 E2 - 52m 29s

    The unscrupulous Septimus sells Hanbury to the railway company. But its course is further thwarted when Mr Buxton refuses to sell land that the railway must cross, and the town threatens to wither at the root. Matty finally urges the Amazons and Mr Buxton to test the railway's mettle and leads the way in drastically changing the future of Cranford.

  • Episode 1: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 1

    S1 E1 - 52m 4s

    Miss Matty's house is full of life and bustle - now with the addition of baby Tilly, daughter of her maid Martha and carpenter Jem. Mr Buxton returns to town with his son William and niece, Erminia. And Miss Matty becomes concerned about another young person, Peggy Bell, who lives in an isolated cottage with her mother and domineering brother, Edward.

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