The Casual Vacancy - Part I, Tuesday - Saturday Summary & Analysis

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Part I, Tuesday - Saturday Summary

The Sweetlove mansion was bought by Aubrey Fawley years ago. Initially Pagford was delighted that a man of such wealth and reputation take up residence there, but then he sold the fields to Yarvil. This began a 60-year feud between pagford Parrish and Yarvil. Cheap concrete and steel structures were built and t was in one of these in the 1960s that Barry Fairbrother was born. Now, the Fawley's as an apology are trying to offload

Howard and Shirley hate Yarvil and all it represents, namely the poor and needy. With Barry's vacancy on the parish council, there is an opportunity for Pagford to purge the Fields once and for all.

Meanwhile, Mary Fairbrother breaks down into hysterics a few days after Barry's death. She is in fury. She is sick of hearing about Barry's...

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