Honey From A Weed

Anna Massey plays the celebrated writer and cook Patience Gray, who traded in Fleet Street for Tuscany and discovered love, rural living and some delicious Spanish, Greek and Italian dishes.

The book traces her journey from sixties London to the place where she eventually settles - the heel of Italy in Apulia where she embraces the culture of the peasant communities and the food that they make.

Patience Gray....Anna Massey Norman....David Collings Toni and Giovanni....Peter Polycarpou Maria and Giovanni's wife....Becky Hindley Teresa....Mia Soteriou Salvatore....Ewan Bailey Patience's mother....Jill Balcon Director....David Battcock

Episodes

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01Starting Off20031229

Anna Massey plays the celebrated writer and cook Patience Gray, who traded in Fleet Street for Tuscany and discovered love, rural living and some delicious Spanish, Greek and Italian dishes.

The book traces her journey from sixties London to the place where she eventually settles - the heel of Italy in Apulia where she embraces the culture of the peasant communities and the food that they make.

Patience Gray....Anna Massey Norman....David Collings Toni and Giovanni....Peter Polycarpou Maria and Giovanni's wife....Becky Hindley Teresa....Mia Soteriou Salvatore....Ewan Bailey Patience's mother....Jill Balcon Director....David BattcockStarting off - leaving London friends and family and living in Tuscany.

01Starting Off20031229

Anna Massey plays the celebrated writer and cook Patience Gray, who traded in Fleet Street for Tuscany and discovered love, rural living and some delicious Spanish, Greek and Italian dishes.

The book traces her journey from sixties London to the place where she eventually settles - the heel of Italy in Apulia where she embraces the culture of the peasant communities and the food that they make.

Patience Gray....Anna Massey Norman....David Collings Toni and Giovanni....Peter Polycarpou Maria and Giovanni's wife....Becky Hindley Teresa....Mia Soteriou Salvatore....Ewan Bailey Patience's mother....Jill Balcon Director....David BattcockStarting off - leaving London friends and family and living in Tuscany.

02A House Of Many Rooms In Catalonia20031230

Patience and Norman move to Catalonia.

02A House Of Many Rooms In Catalonia20031230

Patience and Norman move to Catalonia.

03The Moon Peers Over The Mountains20031231

Patience and Norman live on Naxos.

03The Moon Peers Over The Mountains20031231

Patience and Norman live on Naxos.

04Pasta, Patisserie And Working With Stone In Apulia20040101

Patience and Norman finally settle in Italy's heel, Apulia.

04Pasta, Patisserie And Working With Stone In Apulia20040101

Patience and Norman finally settle in Italy's heel, Apulia.

05 LASTAbstinence, Enjoyment And Celebration20040102

In the 60s, the journalist left London to live in the Mediterranean.

05 LASTAbstinence, Enjoyment And Celebration20040102

In the 60s, the journalist left London to live in the Mediterranean.