From the acclaimed writer Kay Mellor (Playing the Field, Fanny and Elvis, Fat Friends) comes a nail-biting and addictive, gritty series about the dark and seedy netherworld of prostitution. All three series of Band Of Gold are available here for the first time in one set.
Originally broadcast on ITV1 and filmed in both Yorkshire and London this compelling drama stars Geraldine James (Gandhi, Calendar Girls), Cathy Tyson (Mona Lisa, Hannah and Her Sisters), Oscar-nominated Samantha Morton (Sweet and Lowdown, I America) and former Scottish folk musician Barbara Dickson. When the first series was initially shown the nation took the plight of the characters` lives to their hearts. Relive the drama of Rose Garrity (Geraldine James), Carol Johnson (Cathy Tyson), Anita Braithwaite (Barbara Dickson) and Tracy Richards (Samantha Morton), which opens with a murder and the upheaval it creates in the red light district.
Follow the desperate lives of the tarts with hearts, Carol (Cathy Tyson), Rose (Geraldine James), Tracey (Samantha Morton) and Anita (Barbara Dickson) as they come to terms with the death of one of their own. The consequences it has for them and the other girls on the street are enormous. Who can they trust, and who will be the next the face the killer...?
The girls are back again, running their cleaning cooperative, but they are struggling to survive. Will they ever manage to escape life on the game and distance themselves from their past life of crime? Once a whore, always a whore and this is certainly the case with some of the company they keep in this shocking sequel to series one.
Carol is now a rich woman living off her inheritance from Curly, one of her former punters. Rose has given up prostitution, taken a diploma and is trying to forge a future as an outreach worker. See if their fortunes change in the climax to this critically acclaimed series.