With a bit of luck, Jennifer Aldridge’s haymakers’ pie won’t be on the menu for this year’s harvest supper. Those of us who’ve had to soldier through a slab of the stuff will know that it lingers long in the memory - and the digestive system. Instead, those at the table will have to contend with Bert Fry’s doggerel, a bewildering selection of desserts, and the ever lurking possibility of another ding-dong family row.
While they tuck in at Brookfield, Halloween plans are afoot at Lower Loxley, raising hopes that another horror will unfold among the spurge laurel.
Meanwhile, Ben faces a crisis, Ruth gets a shock, and a Fairbrother returns to Ambridge - bringing, as is the Fairbrother way, a whole heap of trouble with him.
Thanks to LadySusan of ‘The Ambridge Reporter’