‘The Durrells’ Season 3 Episode 1 story details revealed

New story details have been revealed for the opening episode of The Durrells Season 3.

The hit family drama series returns to UK screens at 8pm on Sunday 18 March on ITV.

The official synopsis for Season 3 Episode 1 reads: “Larry is furious over the reception of his last novel and Margo is bored out of her mind so has taken up soap sculpting as a hobby, whilst Gerry is trying his best to keep his animal family growing despite his mother’s best efforts.

“However, it’s Leslie who Louisa is desperately worried about when she discovers that he is seeing three different girls… at the same time.

“Concerned that Leslie will get hurt, Louisa takes it upon herself to help him decide who he should pick by visiting each of the girls.

“However, will all of the family members having an opinion, Leslie is faced with an awkward dilemma.”

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Based upon Gerald Durrell’s classic trilogy of Corfu memoirs, The Durrells launched on ITV in April 2016.

The series tells the story of Louisa Durrell, who decides to uproot her four spirited and unruly children to start a new life in Corfu in the 1930s.

Season 1 and Season 2 are available to buy on DVD now.

The third season of The Durrells in Corfu will air in the US later this year on PBS.