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The matriarch and treasurer of the Peaky Blinders
Aunt Polly has looked after the Shelby children since they were young, then looked after the family business while the boys were fighting in WWI. She's a tough pragmatist who long ago made peace with family's criminal activities and is now the voice of caution to Tommy's grand schemes for expansion.
Oldest From Series 1 Episode 2
From Series 1 Episode 2
There's no word for the man who doesn't come back
Freddie, a wanted man, has disappeared without knowing that Ada is pregnant. Having no knowledge of where he is or even if he will return, Polly convinces Ada to terminate her pregnancy.
From Series 1 Episode 4
Polly believes that Tommy has used the birth of Ada's baby to allow the police to capture Freddie.
From Series 2 Episode 1
I don't even know what name they gave her
Polly goes to a seance with a gypsy medium in the hope of finding out whether her long-lost daughter is still alive.
From Series 2 Episode 5
As of this night, Tommy Shelby is finished
Polly's son Michael is arrested in connection with an attack on a pub; a move by Major Campbell to put pressure on the Peaky Blinders.
Newest From Series 2 Episode 6
From Series 2 Episode 6
Don't f*#! with the Peaky Blinders!
Polly takes her revenge on Major Campbell for sexually assaulting her.
Sometimes the women have to take over. Like in the war.