Labour MP David Lyons cares about modernisation and “electability”… his constituency agent, Jean Whittaker cares about principles and her community.
Set away from the Westminster bubble in the party’s traditional northern heartlands, this is a clash of philosophy, culture and class against the backdrop of the Labour Party over 25 years as it moves from Kinnock through Blair into Corbyn… and beyond?
Sarah Lancashire has withdrawn on medical advice – Jean will now be played by Tamsin Greig.
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“Sugars its analysis of the internal struggles of the Labour party with an extremely high gag rate... A proper feelgood rom-com.”