Barbara Parker has just been crowned Miss Blackpool 1964, but now the tiara is off and she's headed to London to make her fortune. A quick change of name, chance encounter and one audition later and she now has her own comedy series with the BBC as Sophie Straw. But as Sophie works hard to make everyone laugh and love her she realises that everything is changing and nothing lasts for ever. This is the Swinging Sixties in London. Sophie and her co-workers are in the spotlight but can they stay on top? Will it be time to change the channel?