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Carole Hayman 's drama about a mini-cab firm run by women returns for a second, six-part series. As Patrice expands the business, weddings are in the air at Rides -but for some it's not a case of happy ever after.
Producer Frances Heasman Director Andrew Morgan
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Unknown: Carole Hayman
Producer: Frances Heasman
Director: Andrew Morgan
Unknown: Louise Jameson
Patrice: Jill Baker
Scarlett: Caroline Blakiston
George: Nicola Cowper
Sasha: Charlotte Avery
Aggie: Nimmy March
Janet: Louise Jameson
Aileen: Lynda Steadman
Yvonne: Maureen Flynn
Sue-Lyn: Katharine Schlesinger
Dale: Erica Grant
HalGoldie: Trevor Byfield
Julian: James Purefoy
Beki: Lucy Speed
Charmian: Carol Hawkins
Stella: Carole Hayman
Bobby: Henry Goodman
Billy: Simon Donald
Anita: Marsha Fitzalan
Matthew: John Hallam

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