Has old Thomas Hardy come back from the dead to ruin our week? Current dealings in Ambridge have the glum author’s hoofmarks all over them.
Will hauls his children back and forth to their mother’s burial site, and all attempts to stop this end in gloom and woe.
Olwen brings a malignant influence to Bridge Farm,and a secret emerges from the cloud of misery at The Stables, leaving one soul wondering if life has been one long lie.
Fallon is full of guilt for how she’s treated the man she loves, Helen fears that a good deed will sour her frail hopes, while Brian - a man like so many Hardy characters, brought down by youthful folly and greed - hatches a desperate plan.
Thanks to Maggiesaes from ‘The Archers in Mustardland’ Board