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LOCKSTON [FRANCES BARBER)
Leader of the Bleakridge Watch. Sharp, shrewd and cool headed. INGRID established the Watch after her brother Frank was killed by a hit and run driver. Committed to protecting her village and willing to do what is necessary to achieve that.
PECK [JOE SIMS)
Loud mouthed and luckless. An empty vessel. ADRIAN is devoted to INGRID and hates MUCH McALLISTER, who fired him from his job as a barman. ADRIAN is an act first, think later, kind of guy. Makes him dangerous.
MEER [EMILIO DOORGASINGH)
Noble, upstanding and friendly. AZEEM is the fussy owner of the hardware store. Cheery and polite, he can be a little over formal. Currently being blackmailed over his "darker appetites".
CECILY is a bit posh but a good egg if a little scatter-brained. Married to FELIX. She joined the Watch to make new friends.
HOPE [CLIVE SWIFT)
Similarly upper class. Former civil servant, enjoying retirement after a successful career in the Foreign Office. Dependable and decent. Fit for his age, he is devoted to CECILY. Joined the Watch because FELIX does his bit.
LOCKSTON [SARA POWELL)
Widow, single mum and ANGUS COLTON's sister. MAXINE is a decent if troubled soul, who tries to do the best for her daughter, TARA. Their relationship has been strained since MAXINE's husband was killed. Works at her friend BARBARA'S cafe and is secretly in a relationship with HENRY MARSH. She knows HENRY is a poor choice but maybe, just maybe, they could make it work. She doesn't know about his connection with her late husband Frank's death...
LOCKSTON [PHOEBE CAMPBELL)
MAXINE's daughter. A spookily confident and well-adjusted girl despite losing her dad in tragic circumstances. Doesn't get on well with her mum but utterly adores her capable aunt, INGRID. About to start university.
MARSH [SAM TROUGHTON)
Handsome and charming, HENRY is a "some-time" builder who does some poaching on the side with his brother JENSEN. HENRY was the village stud until he fell for MAXINE. Now, he wants to settle down and build a life with her. However, his brother JENSEN resents the relationship and know a secret that could sink it.
MARSH [JAMES ATHERTON)
Younger brother of HENRY MARSH, the unemployed JENSEN is a reckless soul. Thinks the life he and his brother have is perfect. No need for things to change. JENSEN is jealous of HENRY's new relationship with MAXINE and fears HENRY leaving.
FERERRA [KATY CAVANAGH)
Brassy and warm. Runs The Gallows pub with her partner MITCH McALLISTER. Devoted to her husband MITCH but turns to her old work to help make things meet. LENA is a secret Dominatrix.
MCALLISTER [NEIL MORRISSEY)
Owner of The Gallows pub, MITCH is not in LENA's league. He's trying to keep his pub afloat. He's being pushed to breaking point by the Watch and their constant interfering.
WALTON [PHILIP BIRD)
Gallant, erudite and refined. DUNCAN is a retired GP who now helps his wife BARBARA run her award-winning community cafe. However, we'll come to learn that DUNCAN is not quite the man BARBARA thinks he is.
WALTON [VICKI PEPPERDINE)
DUN CAN's devoted wife, best friend to MAXINE. A former dinner lady, BARBARA is a smart and knowing woman, she has a calm air and loves her husband. Looks like a nice lady who runs a tea room but underneath is a woman whose loyalties have driven her to extremes her nearest and dearest know nothing about.
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