The Pursuits Of Darleen Fyles: Series 4

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0120130211

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles - Series 4 - Ep1/5

by Esther Wilson

Return of award winning 15' drama series about a young married couple with learning disabilities, starring Donna Lavin and Edmund Davies, actors with learning disabilities. Based on true stories and created in part through improvisation, this comic and heartfelt series explores the possibility of the couple having a baby. Just about everybody is against the idea, including Darleen's partner Jamie.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris

FURTHER INFO - NB: Using a mixture of fact and fiction, Darleen meets Alex Huntesmith during the series who plays himself; a 17 year old young man studying for his A Levels in Politics, History and Economics, and hoping to go to Oxford, and whose parents both have learning disabilities. The series also features Alex's real mum, Jill, mother of four, and we get an insight into this extraordinary real family.

Darleen wants a baby. Almost everybody is against the idea, including her partner Jamie.

0220130212

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles - Series 4 - 2/5

by Esther Wilson

Award winning Drama Series about a young couple with learning disabilities, starring Donna Lavin and Edmund Davies, actors with learning disabilities. Darleen wants a baby and Jamie is shocked when he thinks she's stolen one. He's not too pleased when he discovers the truth either.

Produced and directed by Pauline Harris

FURTHER INFO - NB: Using a mixture of fact and fiction, Darleen meets Alex Huntesmith during the series who plays himself; a 17 year old young man studying for his A Levels in Politics, History and Economics, and hoping to go to Oxford, and whose parents both have learning disabilities. The series also features Alex's real mum, Jill, mother of four, and we get an insight into this extraordinary real family.

Darleen wants a baby, and Jamie is shocked when he thinks she has stolen one.

0320130213

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles - Series 4 - ep3/5

by Esther Wilson

Comic and heartfelt series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Based on true stories and created in part through improvisation. Darleen and Jamie are exploring the possibility of having a baby. Darleen is shocked and upset after a visit to Social Services and their apparent negative reaction to their plight. However, she feels more optimistic after meeting Alex Huntesmith. Alex is a 17 year old man studying politics and economics for his A Levels, who hopes to go to Oxford. He's also the son of parents with learning disabilities. Alex plays himself in the drama, and his mother Jill features in tomorrow's episode.

Produced and Directed by Pauline Harris.

Darleen is upset by Social Services' apparent negative reaction to their wanting a baby.

0420130214

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles - Series 4 - ep 4/5

by Esther Wilson

Award winning Drama series about a young couple with learning disabilities. Darleen wants a baby but is facing a lot of opposition. She has met Alex Huntesmith who plays himself in the drama. Alex is hoping to go to Oxford, and his parents have learning disabilities. He's brought a dvd of his real mum - Jill Huntesmith, who we hear speaking about her experience of having four children and who inspires Darleen to pursue her dream. But Darleen is shattered by the news of her mother's pregnancy.

Produced and Directed by Pauline Harris.

Alex Huntesmith's mum Jill inspires Darleen to pursue her dream.

05 LAST20130215

The Pursuits of Darleen Fyles - Series 4 - ep 5/5

by Esther Wilson

Award winning series about a young couple with learning disabilities, starring Donna Lavin and Edmund Davies, actors with learning disabilities. Based on true stories and created in part through improvisation. Darleen wants a baby and her and Jamie are taking her step sister, Stacey, out for the day, practising at being parents. But things don't quite to plan and a near disaster strikes.

Produced and Directed by Pauline Harris.

Practising at being parents, Darleen and Jamie take her stepsister Stacey out for the day.