Cockleshell Café is the beating social heart of the small East Yorkshire village of Humby. As the residents come and go, we begin to learn the interwoven secrets of their fractured lives. From the city lights of London to a chateau in France, relationships blossom and are torn apart. Some seem innocent; others may hurt everyone around them. Love, lust, and broken hearts are experienced by many, however some Humby residents have darker elements to their past that they are trying to keep quiet. Who is betraying who? Could there be a rapist in the village? And which of the residents may be covering up a murder? Nobody is immune. From the Lord of the Manor to mysterious village gossip Miss Prime, each resident begins to pay the ultimate price of the secrets they keep. But how long before those secrets are out?