When Cate's heart is broken by a high-flying Manchester lawyer, she flees to her godmother's home in Somerset. Whilst attempting to rebuild her life, she becomes entangled with a family in crisis.Richard is struggling with mounting debt and the family farm has fallen into disrepair. His wife, Ann, maintains a strong, distant presence whilst dealing with an increasing sense of isolation. Her world is shaken when Cate arrives, and she refuses to make life easy for her.The village itself is reeling from the onslaught of city people, bringing with them threats to the established culture. As a seemingly endless procession of outsiders invades their community, others embrace the change. Janet ambushes her landlord-husband's savings and adds a restaurant to their pub.Friendly and heart-warming with bitter-sweet elements, this is a love story about letting go and moving on, overcoming flaws and developing the strength to find love again.