Miles Jupp stars as cookery writer Damien Trench in all six episodes of the second BBC Radio 4 series. 1/6. The Review: It's a new year and Damien is asked to write a restaurant review for Pink Floyd. 2/6. Valentine's Day: Anthony bans Damien from the kitchen so he can cook a surprise Valentine's Day meal. 3/6. The Dinner Party: Damien and Anthony both have news to celebrate. 4/6. The Wedding: Anthony is asked to be best man by a friend he hasn't seen since school. 5/6.
Annie's put fifteen years into safe, slightly obsessive Duncan, and now she'd like her money back, please. It's time to move on. But she lives in Gooleness, the north's answer to a question nobody asked. Is she really going to find real, proper, fell-it-deep-down-in-your-boots love on a damp and windy seafront? Or perhaps she should follow her heart and pursue Tucker, the reclusive American rock star, who keeps emailing her his smart advice. But between Annie and her second chance lie a few obstacles.
"Awesome reading (listening)"
With old friends like these, who needs enemies? It's a question short, mild mannered detective Edward Newson is forced to ask himself having in romantic desperation logged on to the Friends Reunited Web site searching for the girlfriends of his youth. Newson is not the only member of the Class of '86 who has been raking over the ashes of the past. As his old class begins to reassemble in cyberspace, the years slip away and old feuds and passions burn hot once more.
"Butchered by abridgement - dreadful"
Clare is the golden middle sister in a family headed by a formidable matriarch, Luca. Clare meets and quickly marries Martin, who falls just as much in love with her fun, sparky family. But Martin makes a mistake and sets in train a series of events which brings the family to its knees.