The Pursuits Of Darleen Fyles

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0120150622

Darleen has found another pursuit, being a masseur, but she needs to get a GCSE in English

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles 1/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series; an illuminating and quirky exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Inspired by true stories. Darleen has found another pursuit - to be a masseur. She needs to get a GCSE in English, which proves to be a little more difficult than she'd imagined. Her husband Jamie is getting bullied at work, and finally snaps.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

0120150622

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles 1/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series; an illuminating and quirky exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Inspired by true stories. Darleen has found another pursuit - to be a masseur. She needs to get a GCSE in English, which proves to be a little more difficult than she'd imagined. Her husband Jamie is getting bullied at work, and finally snaps.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

Darleen has found another pursuit, being a masseur, but she needs to get a GCSE in English

0120161031

Darleen discovers she is pregnant. Life will never be the same again for the couple.

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8)

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series, both funny and moving exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen discovers she's pregnant. Life will never be the same again for the couple. Created in part through improvisation and inspired by true stories.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris

Further info:- The leading actors Donna Lavin and Edmund Davies both have learning disabilities. A one off version was created for television, starring Donna and Ed, and also Anne Reid, in an episode of BBC One's Moving On, exec produced by Jimmy McGovern. Both actors have also starred together as a couple in Casualty, and Donna has starred in episodes of Doctors and Holby City, and appeared in The Dumping Ground for BBC One.

0120161031

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8)

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series, both funny and moving exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen discovers she's pregnant. Life will never be the same again for the couple. Created in part through improvisation and inspired by true stories.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris

Further info:- The leading actors Donna Lavin and Edmund Davies both have learning disabilities. A one off version was created for television, starring Donna and Ed, and also Anne Reid, in an episode of BBC One's Moving On, exec produced by Jimmy McGovern. Both actors have also starred together as a couple in Casualty, and Donna has starred in episodes of Doctors and Holby City, and appeared in The Dumping Ground for BBC One.

Darleen discovers she is pregnant. Life will never be the same again for the couple.

0220150623

Darleen has enrolled for an English GCSE through dubious means.

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles 2/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series; an illuminating and quirky exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Inspired by true stories. Darleen has enrolled for an English GCSE through dubious means. Jamie has left his job because he was being bullied, but is pretending he's still working, and in the meantime the bills are left unpaid.

Produced/Directed by Pauline Harris

0220150623

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles 2/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series; an illuminating and quirky exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Inspired by true stories. Darleen has enrolled for an English GCSE through dubious means. Jamie has left his job because he was being bullied, but is pretending he's still working, and in the meantime the bills are left unpaid.

Produced/Directed by Pauline Harris.

Darleen has enrolled for an English GCSE through dubious means.

0220161101

Sparks fly when Treena finds out inadvertently that daughter Darleen is pregnant.

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep2/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series, both funny and moving exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Sparks fly when Treena finds out inadvertently that daughter Darleen is pregnant. Created in part through improvisation and inspired by true stories.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris

Further info:- The leading actors Donna Lavin and Edmund Davies both have learning disabilities. A one off version was created for television, starring Donna and Ed, and also Anne Reid, in an episode of BBC One's Moving On, exec produced by Jimmy McGovern. Both actors have also starred together as a couple in Casualty, and Donna has starred in episodes of Doctors and Holby City, and appeared in The Dumping Ground for BBC One.

0220161101

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep2/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series, both funny and moving exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Sparks fly when Treena finds out inadvertently that daughter Darleen is pregnant. Created in part through improvisation and inspired by true stories.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris

Further info:- The leading actors Donna Lavin and Edmund Davies both have learning disabilities. A one off version was created for television, starring Donna and Ed, and also Anne Reid, in an episode of BBC One's Moving On, exec produced by Jimmy McGovern. Both actors have also starred together as a couple in Casualty, and Donna has starred in episodes of Doctors and Holby City, and appeared in The Dumping Ground for BBC One.

Sparks fly when Treena finds out inadvertently that daughter Darleen is pregnant.

0320150624

Darleen and Jamie are in financial straits and have been served with an eviction notice.

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles 3/5

by Esther Wilson

The award winning drama series returns; a comic and poignant exploration of the challenges and aspirations in the unique life of a young couple with learning disabilities. The couple are in financial straits and have been served with an eviction notice on their flat. The series is created in part through improvisation, and inspired by true stories.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

0320150624

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles 3/5

by Esther Wilson

The award winning drama series returns; a comic and poignant exploration of the challenges and aspirations in the unique life of a young couple with learning disabilities. The couple are in financial straits and have been served with an eviction notice on their flat. The series is created in part through improvisation, and inspired by true stories.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

Darleen and Jamie are in financial straits and have been served with an eviction notice.

0320161102

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep3/5

Return of award winning drama series. Delightfully irreverent drama about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen has run away because it seems everyone is opposed to her having a baby. Then she meets her very own 'guardian angel' and finds a way forward.

Produced and Directed by Pauline Harris.

Return of award winning drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen has run away because it seems everyone is opposed to her having a baby. Then she meets her very own 'guardian angel' and finds a way forward.

Darleen has run away because it seems everyone is opposed to her having a baby.

0320161102

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep3/5

Return of award winning drama series. Delightfully irreverent drama about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen has run away because it seems everyone is opposed to her having a baby. Then she meets her very own 'guardian angel' and finds a way forward.

Produced and Directed by Pauline Harris.

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep3/5

Return of award winning drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen has run away because it seems everyone is opposed to her having a baby. Then she meets her very own 'guardian angel' and finds a way forward.

Produced and Directed by Pauline Harris.

Darleen has run away because it seems everyone is opposed to her having a baby.

0420150625

Darleen and Jamie struggle with the impending eviction notice and rising debt.

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles 4/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series; an illuminating and quirky exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Inspired by true stories. Darleen continues her GCSE English course with difficulty. The couple are also struggling with the impending eviction notice, and rising debt.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

0420150625

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles 4/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series; an illuminating and quirky exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities. Inspired by true stories. Darleen continues her GCSE English course with difficulty. The couple are also struggling with the impending eviction notice, and rising debt.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

Darleen and Jamie struggle with the impending eviction notice and rising debt.

0420161103

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep4/5

Drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen's pregnancy is progressing at a pace, with up's and down's along the way. The more Darleen learns about the labour, the more terrified she becomes. Treena, Darleen's mother is in a quandary about her commitment to help Darleen once the baby is born, which could affect Darleen's chances of keeping her child.

Produced and Directed by Pauline Harris.

The more Darleen learns about the labour, the more terrified she becomes.

0420161103

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep4/5

Drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen's pregnancy is progressing at a pace, with up's and down's along the way. The more Darleen learns about the labour, the more terrified she becomes. Treena, Darleen's mother is in a quandary about her commitment to help Darleen once the baby is born, which could affect Darleen's chances of keeping her child.

Produced and Directed by Pauline Harris.

The more Darleen learns about the labour, the more terrified she becomes.

0520150626

Darleen and Jamie have a rude awakening as debt collectors come knocking.

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series; an illuminating and quirky exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities.

The couple have a rude awakening as debt collectors come knocking. And Darleen has an oral presentation in her GCSE English course that has surprising consequences.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris

0520150626

Darleen and Jamie have a rude awakening as debt collectors come knocking.

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning drama series; an illuminating and quirky exploration of the challenges and aspirations of a young couple with learning disabilities.

The couple have a rude awakening as debt collectors come knocking. And Darleen has an oral presentation in her GCSE English course that has surprising consequences.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

0520161104

Drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen's having a baby!

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep5/5

by Esther Wilson

Delightfully irreverent drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen turns up at the hospital as she thinks she's gone into labour, on more than one occasion, and then it happens for real!

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

0520161104

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles (Series 8) ep5/5

by Esther Wilson

Delightfully irreverent drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen turns up at the hospital as she thinks she's gone into labour, on more than one occasion, and then it happens for real!

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris.

Drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen's having a baby!