The best of times can also be the worst... A Time of Peace tells the story of Kate Freeman, daughter of the inimitable Rose Webster, as she goes to London in 1960 to follow her dream of becoming a photographer. But Kate has a long journey to take before she can realise her ambition and a lot of growing up to do. For Kate, her family and friends, the era that was dubbed a time of peace' proves to be anything but, as they cope with tragedy, upheaval and the tears and laughter of family life. Together, the comfort of loved ones and the support of friends go a long way. But what happens when Kate's life changes in ways she could never have seen?