Why Mummy Drinks [15 Minute Drama]

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0120190624

1/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working-mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos. But this is the year that everything will change…for sure.

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Kathy … Sally Reid

Directed by Kirsty Williams

Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims\u2019 best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0120190624

1/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working-mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos. But this is the year that everything will change…for sure.

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Kathy … Sally Reid

Directed by Kirsty Williams

Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims' best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0220190625

2/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working- mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos. But this is the year that everything will change…for sure.

As tensions build in the house, Ellen starts spending time with the hot new dad at the school gates.

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Louisa … Maryam Hamidi

Directed by Kirsty Williams

2/5. Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims\u2019 best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0220190625

2/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working- mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos. But this is the year that everything will change…for sure.

As tensions build in the house, Ellen starts spending time with the hot new dad at the school gates.

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Louisa … Maryam Hamidi

Directed by Kirsty Williams

2/5. Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims' best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0320190626

3/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working- mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos. But this is the year that everything will change…for sure.

Christmas is coming, and with it, Ellen’s challenging family-in-law.

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Louisa … Maryam Hamidi

Directed by Kirsty Williams

Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims\u2019 best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0320190626

3/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working- mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos. But this is the year that everything will change…for sure.

Christmas is coming, and with it, Ellen’s challenging family-in-law.

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Louisa … Maryam Hamidi

Directed by Kirsty Williams

3/5. Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims' best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0420190627

4/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working- mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos. But this is the year that everything will change…for sure.

Simon and Ellen have fallen out over the credit card bill. Weeks later, the frostiness has still not thawed and Ellen’s reserves of optimism have run out.

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Sylvia … Joanna Tope
Michael … Crawford Logan

Directed by Kirsty Williams

Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims\u2019 best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0420190627

4/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working- mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos. But this is the year that everything will change…for sure.

Simon and Ellen have fallen out over the credit card bill. Weeks later, the frostiness has still not thawed and Ellen’s reserves of optimism have run out.

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Sylvia … Joanna Tope
Michael … Crawford Logan

Directed by Kirsty Williams

4/5. Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims' best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0520190628

5/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working- mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos.
But Ellen’s just discovered the app she created has made some serious money. She’s moving closer towards her dream life by the second. Surely nothing can go wrong now?

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Louisa … Maryam Hamidi
Sylvia … Joanna Tope
Michael … Crawford Logan
Kathy … Sally Reid

Directed by Kirsty Williams

Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims\u2019 best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0520190628

5/5

By Gill Sims. Dramatised by Christine Entwisle.

Ellen is a stressed-out working- mum. She’s got high hopes of having a perfect life, but the gulf between her aspiration and her reality is an ever-widening chasm of chaos.
But Ellen’s just discovered the app she created has made some serious money. She’s moving closer towards her dream life by the second. Surely nothing can go wrong now?

Cast:
Ellen … Gabriel Quigley
Simon … Stuart McQuarrie
Louisa … Maryam Hamidi
Sylvia … Joanna Tope
Michael … Crawford Logan
Kathy … Sally Reid

Directed by Kirsty Williams

Funny, frank and feisty adaptation of Gill Sims' best-selling novel.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations