An adaptation of Flora Thompson's autobiographical novel "Lark Rise To Candleford", set in 19 century Oxfordshire, in which a young girl moves to the local market town to begin an apprenticeship as a postmistress.
Did You Know?
Julia Sawalha (Dorcas Lane) and Victoria Hamilton (Ruby Pratt) also starred together as confidantes Lydia Bennet and Mrs. Forster in the BBC production of Pride & Prejudice (1995). See more
In Series 1, the characters played by Sophie Miles
and Harry Miles
were called Tilda and Wally Arless, whereas in Series 2 and 3 they were called Sally and Archie Arless. See more
God must like a comely tune else we'd all be Germans.
Referenced in Gavin & Stacey: Episode #3.2