Series 1, Episode 1
Valentine Easmon's arrival upsets the gentle pace of life for his hard-working brother and his family...
Walter receives a letter from his mother telling him his younger brother Valentine is coming from Sierra Leone to live with him. Valentine's imminent arrival causes a stir on the estate, especially with Walter's wife Agnes, who believes he may be a bad influence.
On his first night, Valentine is charged with looking after young Kobna. Walter asks Bagpipes to check in on them, but before long Valentine, Bagpipes, his wife Kirsty and the kids find themselves at the local pub where a little drunken rivalry between the men gets out of hand. Agnes is returning from her rounds when she sees the children sitting outside the pub, and realises her fears about Valentine have been confirmed.
This episode is dedicated to the memory of Bella Emberg, 1939 - 2018.
- Thursday 29th March 2018
- Sky One
- 30 minutes
- Tuesday 14th July 2020 at 10:00pm on Sky2
- Saturday 18th July 2020 at 11:10pm on Sky2
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