Covies is an Irish series of web-based drama short films created by Len Collin and is an online soap set in Westport, Ireland.
The storyline for Covies begins with a naked man on a beach. He has no memory, doesn't speak and finds his way eventually to the O’Malleys’ cottage. Bridie O’Malley is in her early 30s, her husband, Vinnie, is a gambling, drinking, womaniser not afraid to use violence. Bridie's willingness to help clothe and feed the stranger is at odds with her desire to keep the peace with her husband. She calls on Fr Leonard her parish priest for help, but Vinnie returns unexpectedly.