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Episode 3

Alf throws a party to celebrate moving into a cottage of his own. He entertains his guests with a new song, and its haunting words have a profound effect on all of them.

Edmund rebels against his parents; Thomas and Margaret have their first marital tiff; and Dorcas's plans to prepare Minnie for marriage and motherhood backfire terribly.

How will harmony be restored? And what are the contents of the strange and wonderful parcel that arrives at the post office, which Minnie wants to keep a secret?

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1 hour

Last on

Sat 30 Jan 2010 02:45


Role Contributor
Alf ArlessJohn Dagleish
MinnieRuby Bentall
Emma TimminsClaudie Blakley
Robert TimminsBrendan Coyle
Daniel ParishBen Aldridge
Queenie TurrillLinda Bassett
SydneyEdward Darnell-Hayes
Baby AnnieLucy Dawson
Frank TimminsFergus Drysdale
Laura TimminsOlivia Hallinan
Ruby PrattVictoria Hamilton
Thomas BrownMark Heap
Twister TurrillKarl Johnson
Edmund TimminsThomas Rhys Jones
Margaret BrownSandy McDade
Sally ArlessSophie Miles
Archie ArlessHarry Miles
Ethel TimminsMartha Murdoch
Dorcas LaneJulia Sawalha
Baby PatienceCaitlin Smith
Lizzie ArlessHope Yeomans
Pearl PrattMatilda Ziegler
ProducerAnn Tricklebank
DirectorPatrick Lau
WriterGaby Chiappe

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