Sitcom The Fainthearted Feministdetailed the exploits of a somewhat reluctant feminist based on the column in the Guardian written by Jill Tweedie, who also co-wrote the series.
Most of the action was centered around the Sebastapol Women’s Centre and Martha’s home where her husband Josh has no idea about much of anything.
UK / BBC Two / 5×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 19 March – 16 April 1984 Mondays at 9.00pm
Writers: Jill Tweedie, Christopher Bond / Producer: Zanna Beswick / Director: Mandie Fletcher
Lynn Redgrave as Martha
Jonathan Newth as Josh
Sarah Neville as Mary
Helen Cotterill as Mo
Joan Sanderson as Mother
Polly Adams as Irene
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