Over the years, in the small Irish town of Ballyfergus, four women have shared their triumphs and tragedies. Men have come and gone, children been born and left home. Life has taken them down paths they never expected, but through it all their relationship has endured. But that’s all about to change. This year their friendship will be tested as never before; widow Kirsty falls in love with someone she shouldn’t; Patsy struggles to cope with her turbulent marriage; Janice is forced to confront ghosts from her past; and Claire discovers that her new-found independence comes at a price. Can their friendship survive the strain and come through unscathed?