Played by Alexandra Roach
Hester Barrow is hired by Doctor Mawsley as governess to the twins. She is strong-willed and determined to instill some discipline in the girls and put some order into their wild and unsupervised lives.
Alexandra Roach recently starred in One Chance and will next appear in cinemas alongside Nick Frost in Cuban Fury. Her past credits include Hunderby, Anna Karenina, Private Peaceful, The Suspicions of Mr Whicher and the young Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady.