Catherine Cookson's The Tide of Life

Another of British television's many Catherine Cookson adaptations, The Tide of Life starred Gillian Kearney as typically Cookson-esque heroine Emily Kennedy. Living in Tyneside in the early 20th century, poor Emily is knocked about by fate and victimized by any number of nasty people -- until, of course, the Right Man comes along. In this instance, the man in question was Larry Birch, played by Ray Stevenson. Also known as Catherine Cookson's The Tide of Life, this three-part, three-hour miniseries originally aired in 1996.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom ITV (1996 - 1996)
Schedule: Fridays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted

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Episode 1x03; Jan 19, 1996

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: Part 3Jan 19, 1996
1x02: Part 2Jan 12, 1996
1x01: Part 1Jan 5, 1996
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