Irene and Vera are back and this time they are going global.
Determined to escape the aftermath of their respective Christmases from Hell, first Vera nabs a package to Ibiza, then Irene sets out to rescue her friend when she falls prey to the charms of Gaston the seductive Gascon.
Prunella Scales and Patricia Routledge star as grandmothers, Irene Spencer and Vera Small.
Series of comic emails written by Carole Hayman and Lou Wakefield.
Producer: Claudine Toutoungi
First broadcast in five parts on BBC Radio 4 in 2006.
Vera nabs a package to Ibiza, while Irene aims to save her friend from seduction.
Two elderly ladies share a sometimes rocky relationship, conducted by correspondence."