A story about a group of seven London-based students from 1965 to the present day.
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 Lilly (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Jack (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Lilly (Present Day) (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Charlotte (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Beth (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Orla (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Victor (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Alan (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Edward (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Victor (Present Day) (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Jay (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Charlotte (Present Day) (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Alan (Present Day) (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Val (3 episodes, 2012)
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 Miles (3 episodes, 2012)
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 Frank (3 episodes, 2012)
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 Derek Bowden (2 episodes, 2012)
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 Jay (Present Day) (2 episodes, 2012)
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 Leo (2 episodes, 2012)
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 Jay's Boyfriend / ... (2 episodes, 2012)
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15 April 2012 | by (Montefalcone. Appennino, Italy) – See all my reviews

Couldn't disagree more with the previous reviewer. I found the characterisation to be subtle, the plot engaging and the denouement moving. I was an undergraduate in the early sixties so am a contemporary of the protagonists. Apart from the occasional idiomatic anachronism - nobody said 'A big ask' in the sixties - I found its depiction of the period convincing.

Given that tastes differ - some people enjoy reading Jeffrey Archer - don't write the series off without giving it a try: one episode should be enough to see whether it grabs you or whether you find, like GTBarker, it's not your cup of tea.


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