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Episode 3

Adaptation of Flora Thompson's memoir of her Oxfordshire childhood.

When local widower Old Amos announces his engagement to his maid Patty, the town become suspicious that she may just be after his money.

Robert refuses to let his children sing a song in praise of the Tories at the local church concert, which results in them being banned from the concert altogether.

Robert's stubbornness incurs the wrath of his children, family and even the village.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Sat 11 Oct 2008 19:00


Role Contributor
Laura TimminsOlivia Hallinan
Dorcas LaneJulia Sawalha
Caroline ArlessDawn French
Robert TimminsBrendan Coyle
Emma TimminsClaudie Blakley
ProducerGrainne Marmion
ActorSarah Lancashire
ActorFergus Drysdale