Dedicated midwife - devoted mother Midwife Alice Muir has returned to her tiny Scottish island home of Soalay to forget her dreams of having a family. Immediately she is thrown to discover that her new colleague is her childhood sweetheart, Dr Ben Cavendish. For single dad Ben the attraction is undeniable - but his adorable little girl comes first. Their time together creates a bond beyond compare, but Alice senses that Ben is still not ready to move on from his past. It's only when Alice tells him she is leaving for a job on the mainland that Ben realises what he'll be losing. He discovers that all he wants is to keep Alice in his life and make her dreams of a family finally come true.