Love for Lydia

Romance and tragedy unfold against a backdrop of Depression-era England in an acclaimed adaptation of H.E. Bates' novel about a shy young heiress who becomes a worldly sophisticate. The British miniseries aired on `Masterpiece Theatre.'

Season 1, Episode 8 Love for Lydia

First Aired: November 11, 1979

In Part 8, Richardson (Christopher Blake) stops seeing Lydia (Mel Martin) and goes to live on Tom's newly acquired farm. Tom: Peter Davison. Nancy: Sherrie Hewson. Pheley: Fiona Duncan. McKechnie: David Steuart. Bretherton: David Ryall.