As promised, here’s the poem by Carol Ann Duffy, the Poet Laureate, that was read by Benedict Cumberbatch at yesterday’s …Read Now
“I was thinking last night about my new position and I jotted down some suggestions for future measures…” – Phillip
A childhood friend of Kieren, Philip is now working his way up the ranks of Roarton’s powerful Parish Council. Ostensibly, he’s a pillar of society and in the past has taken a very public anti-PDS stance. But he’s still just Vicar Oddie’s lapdog, striving to become a big fish in a small pond.
The arrival of MP Maxine Martin gets him hot beneath the tweed collar, as she could she be his ticket to a glittering career in Westminster.
But Phillip must be careful; he’s not as squeaky cleans as he lets on and his private activities could put his public life in jeopardy?
About Stephen Thompson
This is Stephen’s first TV role.