In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town.

S2E1 - August 1844

It's and Miss Matty knows only too well that faces will always come..

S1E5 - May 1843

Jem and Martha formalise their relationship, and live as lodgers wit..

S1E4 - April 1843

Miss Matty suffers a disappointment, and reveals to Mary the great w..

S1E3 - November 1842

The theft of a leg of mutton starts a chain of events that can only ..

S1E2 - August 1842

An unexpected visitor shakes miss Matty, but she keeps it to herself..

S1E1 - June 1842

The town of Cranford is in a flurry at the arrival of a new handsome..