Trying to imagine Plot Summary Part 1 in 1984? Summary. Contents show Part One, Chapter One Summary It’s a cold day in April, and Winston Smith is just getting to his home at Victory Mansions in London. Check out Shmoop's visual take on what it's all about. (London is in a region named Oceania, which consists of the Americas, England, Australia, and several other regions near the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.) The face of Big Brother is everywhere. On a bitter April day in London, Oceania, Winston Smith arrives at his small apartment on his lunch break. Summary Part 1, 1984 Posted on December 9, 2014 by eclass1984 1984, novel by George Orwell, the main carácter is Winston Smith, member of the Outer Party from Oceania, which is a state (fictional) representing both England and America. 1984 by George Orwell Part One Summary. It is immediately obvious, through Winston's musings, that the political weather of Winston's London is grim and totalitarian.