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20/06/2014

Duration:
13 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 20 June 2014

Ruth's busy trimming a cow's hoof. She and David worry about Peggy's reaction to the loss of her cat Ben. David suggests a 'bring-your-own' barbecue for the Midsummer Eve bonfire on Lakey Hill. He will ask Kenton if they can borrow the Bull's portable grill. They've plenty of wood to make a fire.

David takes Ruth to the Bull for a birthday drink. They are appalled that Charlie Thomas is not only there but actually forces them into a conversation. Charlie says he understands their concerns about the road scheme. He holds no brief for it - he's a farmer himself. But he thinks they are missing wonderful opportunities.
Compensation could give them a chance for major investment. But Charlie's words have the opposite effect. David and Ruth determine to carry on the fight.

At Greenbury Fields, Elizabeth and Roy are full of ideas for Loxfest. But they agree to forget about work and have some fun. With the atmosphere and a few ciders kicking in, Elizabeth loses her inhibitions and enjoys some wild dancing and laughter with Roy.

Returning to the campsite, Elizabeth stumbles over a guy rope. Roy catches her, and it becomes a passionate kiss. As Elizabeth makes her way to bed, Roy points out that she's crawling into his tent. Elizabeth knows.

Credits

Writer
Keri Davies
Director
Julie Beckett
Editor
Sean O'Connor
Jill Archer
Patricia Greene
David Archer
Timothy Bentinck
Ruth Archer
Felicity Finch
Ben Archer
Thomas Lester
Tony Archer
David Troughton
Pat Archer
Patricia Gallimore
Helen Archer
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy
Sunny Ormonde
Matt Crawford
Kim Durham
Ed Grundy
Barry Farrimond
Alistair Lloyd
Michael Lumsden
Adam Macy
Andrew Wincott
Jazzer McCreary
Ryan Kelly
Elizabeth Pargetter
Alison Dowling
Freddie Pargetter
Jack Firth
Fallon Rogers
Joanna Van Kampen
Rob Titchener
Timothy Watson
Roy Tucker
Ian Pepperell
Hayley Tucker
Lorraine Coady
Peggy Woolley
June Spencer
Charlie Thomas
Felix Scott
Harrison Burns
James Cartwright
Annabelle Schrivener
Julia Hills
Buddy
Gavin Brocker

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