The main characters in the television show were; Sidney "Pop" Larkin, Florence "Ma" Larkin, Mariette (the gorgeous Catherine Zeta Jones) and the tax collector "Charley.
The series depicted a glorious picture of 1950's rural Kent. It was endearing, funny and evoked wonderful rural memories and nostalgia. Best of all it was just 'sheer escapism'. I am going to go on Ebay when I have finished writing this post and going to order myself the DVD collection of the 'Darling Buds of May' series. Like I say it was:
Here's a few snippets from the wonderful television series. Catherine Zeta Jones is staggeringly beautiful. See you in a day or two.