An ordinary British family contends with the hopes, anxieties and joys of an uncertain future in this six-part limited series that begins in 2019 and propels the characters 15 years forward into an unstable world. Daniel (the youngest brother) is getting married to Ralph, Stephen (the oldest brother) and Celeste (his wife) worry about their two daughters, Edith (the oldest sister) is engaged in one humanitarian cause after another, and Rosie (the youngest sister) is a single mother with spina bifida raising one boy, and about to give birth to a second. Presiding over them is Gran, the imperious Muriel.
The story begins as members of the Lyons clan converge for the birth of the newest family member, baby Lincoln, and an outspoken celebrity begins her transformation into a political figure whose controversial opinions will divide the nation. As Britain, of this imaginary drama, is rocked by political, economic and technological advances, the family experiences everything hoped for in the future, and everything that is feared.
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