The BEST Episodes of Lark Rise to Candleford
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Mar 1, 2021
Network: BBC One
Set in the small hamlet of Lark Rise and the wealthier neighbouring market town, Candleford, the series chronicles the daily lives of farm-workers, craftsmen and gentry at the end of the 19th Century. Lark Rise to Candleford is a love letter to a vanished corner of rural England and a heart-warming drama series teeming with wit, wisdom and romance.
#1 - Episode 10
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 23, 2008
Phil gets argumentative with Laura's family after Laura confronts him, Dorcas is thinking about leaving Candleford, and Caroline doesn't want to go through her baby's birth alone.
#2 - Episode 12
Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 28, 2010
Lark Rise to Candleford.
#3 - Episode 1
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 10, 2010
Emma is set to inherit a fortune, enough to move the Timmins to a big house in Candleford.
#4 - Episode 5
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 25, 2009
Baby Annie Timmins stirs up emotions of days gone by and loves yet to be found.
#5 - Episode 4
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 31, 2010
When an epidemic hits Lark Rise during harvest time, help comes from an unlikely source.
#6 - Episode 11
Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 21, 2010
As Mischief Night approaches Fisher Bloom returns, intent on winning Laura back.
#7 - Episode 8
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 28, 2010
A talented seamstress arrives in Candleford and strikes up an instant bond with Pearl.
#8 - Episode 9
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 22, 2009
Young love brings together the feuding communities of Lark Rise and Fordlow.
#9 - Episode 2
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 17, 2010
When a Lark Rise tree starts to 'bleed', the hamlet becomes rife with talk of witchcraft.
#10 - Episode 2
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 4, 2009
James Dowland arrives in town, aiming to put Candleford on the map with his new hotel.
#11 - Episode 6
Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 14, 2010
Daniel starts a newspaper campaign against Peg Leg's lack of a war pension.
#12 - Episode 8
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 2, 2008
Candleford plays host to a new school headmaster who brings new opportunities for the residents, but also brings their old culture back to life. Sir Timothy is not pleased though as Dorcas has taken a liking to the new guy.
#13 - Episode 9
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 7, 2010
When the school loses its teacher, Emma discovers a talent she never knew she had.
#14 - Episode 9
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 9, 2008
Caroline is back to prove she's a changed woman after her stint in jail, Dorcas is stumped over a piece of embroidery, and Edmund is hurt whilst poaching. Has karma come back to get him?
#15 - Episode 6
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 1, 2009
Everybody rallies around to show support for Laura's new role in the post office.
#16 - Episode 6
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 17, 2008
After Robert does a charitable act taking in a family, he ends up caring for a young child. Zillah and Lady Adelaide end up wanting to become foster parents which makes life harder for Sir Timothy. Elsewhere, Thomas becomes unsettled when his devotion for Miss Ellison goes unanswered.
#17 - Episode 8
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 15, 2009
The hot summer brings a surprise visitor to Candleford, but Dorcas' mind is elsewhere.
#18 - Episode 4
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 18, 2009
The death of Miss Ellison's father unites the communities of Lark Rise and Candleford.
#19 - Episode 10
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 1, 2009
Patterson's wife is struck with illness, and gives him permission to seek a new wife.
#20 - Episode 7
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 8, 2009
A clock inauguration brings much anticipation, but sadness looms for the Timmins family.
#21 - Episode 7
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 24, 2008
Sam Braby is under the influence of alcohol and attacks his wife which makes Emma take it upon herself to help him quit. Elsewhere, the bond between Dorcas and Sir Timothy is starting to get on Lady Adelaide's nerves.
#22 - Episode 3
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 11, 2009
Dorcas Lane sets out to defeat the dashing James Dowland in the parish council elections.
#23 - Episode 5
Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 6, 2011
Daniel plans a cricket match, but has trouble putting the team together.
#24 - Episode 4
Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 30, 2011
The locals celebrate the arrival of the fair, while Dorcas struggles to cope with Gabriel.
#25 - Episode 7
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 21, 2010
The locals hear rumours that Sir Timothy has returned. They are thrilled, but where is he?