Episode 8

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Duration: 30 minutes

The last programme in the series sees Ruth, Nick and Tom carrying Barber & Goodman's Pharmacy through to the end of the Victorian era. Tom pulls some teeth as he branches out into dentistry. Photography starts to become a popular hobby. Ruth investiages the changing times for women at the end of the 19th century and explores Victorian contraception. She even makes some condoms out of sheep's intestines!

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Sat 24 Sep 2011 16:10 BBC Two Northern Ireland only

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Ruth Goodman
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David Upshal


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