The Darling Buds Of May. Pop Larkin (David Jason).

The Darling Buds Of May

ITV comedy drama about a family. 20 episodes (3 series), 1991 - 1993. Stars David Jason, Pam Ferris, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Philip Franks.

Series 1 - Christmas Is Coming

The Larkin family prepares for the festive season. Excitement and anticipation fill the air as Pop trims the huge tree with tinsel and lights, and the rest of the family festoon the house with paper chains and Christmas baubles. But outside in the darkening woods, there's an exhausted man on the run.

Broadcast details

Sunday 22nd December 1991
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Writing team
Richard Harris Writer

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