We are in the year 1951, and we get to spend time in postwar Britain.
Friends and strangers alike are searching for bespoke garments to wear to the Festival of Britain.
Drama ensues when a man spots his ex wife. She's a shop assistant. He confronts her about not being allowed to see their child, Johnny.
Everyone eventually gets involved with their bickering, and before long, questions of identity come into play.
Who should and shouldn't be in Great Britain, especially after the atrocities they allegedly committed in the Second World War?