A heart attack, Australia and a medical scandal turn up in this comedy of emails.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
5/5 Vera uncovers a sinister scandal, and Irene is on her way home. Stars Prunella Scales.
4/5 Irene muses on life, death and daughters. Vera is at the vet's having her hip sorted out.
3/5 Confusion and recriminations fly as Irene and Vera correspond across the miles.
2/5 Wires get crossed as the emails fly. Meanwhile poor Edward is in hospital.
1/5 Irene and Vera's mutual suitor falls ill. Stars Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.