A brilliant new incarnation of H.E. Bates’ beloved novel, The Darling Buds of May. Set in the late 1950s in the idyllic Kent countryside, this six-part drama follows the story of the Larkin family led by the goldenhearted, entrepreneurial man, Pop Larkin and his wife Ma. Together with their six children, the family are fiercely loyal and hardworking, with a distinct disinterest in authority. 2 DVDs, 450 mins.