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Season 30, Episode 16 Wives and Daughters

First Aired: April 15, 2001

“Wives and Daughters” (Part 3 of four). Roger Hamley's affections for Cynthia (Keeley Hawes) blossom into an engagement but not a formal one, for he's soon off for Africa for two years---a development that upsets Molly (Justine Waddell) more than Cynthia. Lurking in the shadows, meanwhile, is Mr. Preston (Iain Glen), the land agent of dubious reputation. And keeping a keen eye on things are the gossiping Browning sisters (Barbara Flynn, Deborah Findlay). Roger: Anthony Howell. Mr. Gibson: Bill Paterson. Hyacinth: Francesca Annis. Squire Hamley: Michael Gambon.

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  • Premiered: January 10, 1971
  • Rating: TV-PG
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