The Mill

    • Series 2 Episode 1

      Four years on from the Poor Law Amendment Act, impoverished economic migrants from the south of England start to arrive at Quarry Bank Mill

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    • Series 2 Episode 2

      Esther comes of age and leaves the apprentice house, but not before signing her contract of employment. Esther's new home is a small, dirty cellar in Styal village, but it gives her new freedom.

    • Series 2 Episode 3

      The Chartist rally at Kersal Moor is approaching and Daniel does his best to gather the workers despite a lacklustre response

    • Series 2 Episode 4

      After a difficult labour, Esther finally gives birth to a healthy baby boy. She returns to work the next day but struggles to keep up. John Howlett and his wife Rebecca receive tragic news.

    • Series 2 Episode 5

      With the country in recession, William Greg is forced to slash his workers' wages. Daniel urges his colleagues to withdraw their labour, but can they afford to go unpaid during a strike?

    • Series 2 Episode 6

      The second series reaches its climax. There's a violent confrontation between the striking workers and the special constables, while Peter is desperate to find out the truth about Dominica.