Description: Tom Simpkins is a respected public figure in Cressley. He is also the long-time lover of a married woman. But when the husband of his mistress is killed in a car crash, he is forced to re-evaluate his life and relationships.
Episode 1: In 1960s Yorkshire, Andrea meets Philip, a married man. Tenderness, not lust, might be the real enemy. Stars Deborah McAndrew.
2/10: town councillor Tom discovers unsettling news about his lover Norma’s husband.
3/10: with their affair still a secret, Andrea meets Philip’s wife, Kate.
4/10: The tragic news of Norma’s husband draws Tom closer, but at what cost to her kids?
5/10: can Andrea and Philip, a married man, keep their affair a secret?
6/10: Tom plans for Norma’s future, while Andrea’s future is very much threatened.
7/10: Andrea faces a battle, while Shirley is shocked by her brother’s news.
8/10: after finding out Tom is actually her father, Shirley has gone missing.
9/10: Election Day draws closer with Philip and Tom as rivals.
10/10: Election Day and Andrea and Philip’s wife, Kate, clash
4* A Kind of Loving
4* A Raging Calm