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A Small Mourning (Season 4, Episode 12)
TV Episode | Drama

When Marjorie's husband of 20 years dies of a brain tumour, she's hit financially as well as emotionally. The money she makes packing tights in a factory isn't enough to cover her rent, and her TV is repossessed. Soon after the funeral she...See moreWhen Marjorie's husband of 20 years dies of a brain tumour, she's hit financially as well as emotionally. The money she makes packing tights in a factory isn't enough to cover her rent, and her TV is repossessed. Soon after the funeral she meets Arnold, a wealthy pub landlord, who squires her to the local Conservative Club ball in an effort to cheer her up. Life with Arnold promises not only companionship but undreamt-of luxury, but Marjorie's friends and family do not necessarily approve. Written by Peter Brynmor Roberts See less
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Sep 20, 1989 (United Kingdom)
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Alison Steadman
Marjorie Marjorie   See fewer
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Jack Deam
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Tina Earl
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Pauline Yates
Barbara Barbara   See fewer
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Celia Gore-Booth
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Alan Bird
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Elizabeth Crawford
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Pat Mills
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Sheldon Goodinson
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