Episode 1


Episode Info

Fiery teacher Sarah Burton comes home to the South Riding full of ambition and hunger to change the world. Meanwhile, land owner Robert Carne sends his delicate daughter Midge to school.


David Morrissey
as Robert Carne
Anna Maxwell Martin
as Sarah Burton
Penelope Wilton
as Mrs. Beddows
Peter Firth
as Alderman Snaith
Douglas Henshall
as Joe Astell
John Henshaw
as Alfred Huggins
Shaun Dooley
as Mr. Holly
Janine Mellor
as Bessy Warbuckle
Katherine McGolpin
as Midge Carne
Lydia Wilson
as Muriel Carne
Daniel West
as Young Robert Carne
John-Paul Hurley
as Reg Aythorne
Penny Layden
as Mrs. Huggins
Marie Critchley
as Mrs. Brimsley
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