Series 1

Celia and Alan are both widowed and in their seventies. When their respective grandsons put their details on Facebook they rediscover, a passionate relationship that started over sixty years ago.

  • Episode 6

    6/6 Gillian and Robbie grow closer, and Alan calls the wedding off.

    First broadcast: 19 Dec 2012

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  • Episode 5

    5/6 Alan finds it hard to choose his best man, and John outs Caroline and Kate.

    First broadcast: 18 Dec 2012

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  • Episode 4

    4/6 Caroline and Gillian become unexpectedly close when Alan and Celia go missing all night.

    First broadcast: 11 Dec 2012

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  • Episode 3

    3/6 Celia and Alan's search for a wedding venue leaves them trapped in a haunted mansion.

    First broadcast: 04 Dec 2012

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  • Episode 2

    2/6 Celia and Alan decide to buy an extravagant sports car instead of an engagement ring.

    First broadcast: 27 Nov 2012

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Episode 6

6/6 Gillian and Robbie grow closer, and Alan calls the wedding off.

Wed 19 Dec 2012 21:00 BBC One

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