HOW TWO OLD FLAMES WARMED OUR HEARTS
The Herald|January 05, 2022
MARION MULLEN recalls gentle comedy As Time Goes By, which showcased love the second time around 30 years ago

THE comedy talents of Dame Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer made As Time Goes By a sitcom favourite.

The romantic BBC series began this month in 1992 and followed the relationship of a couple reunited by a quirk of fate after years apart.

Jean Pargett and Lionel Hardcastle had been young lovers during the Korean War, but a lost letter saw them go their separate ways until Lionel returned to the UK to publish his memoir My Life In Kenya.

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