INCIDENT AT COOPER HILL
MAIN ROLES & CHARACTERS
'FLICK' FORD (Belinda McGinley)
Caring, kind hearted if a bit naive. A Woodland Ranger. She lives with her mum, Veronica and is estranged from her father, Group Captain Ford. Although engaged to her colleague Brogan Steele, Felicity is in a secret relationship with another.
CAPTAIN JEREMY FORD (Pip Torrens)
The man with the answers. A brooding, taciturn RAF officer who retains a cold war attitude. Captain Ford runs the nearby MOD base and takes his responsibilities seriously. Although, he regrets that he and Felicity don't talk, he never admits it. Ford is devoted to his work and proves a barrier to Barnaby's investigations. The two men will clash as the case progresses.
YASMIN ALI (Sheena Bhattessa)
Our second victim. But not before she becomes a suspect in the killing of Felicity. Yasmin is a capable RAF officer who works beside Captain Ford at the MOD base. Sharp, shrewd and determined too. She hails from inner London. The daughter of third generation Pakistani parents, she joined the RAF after school. She is in love with Felicity Ford.
FORD (Sian Webber)
The key to the mystery. Veronica is a discontented and tragic woman who divorced the over bearing Ford ten years ago. Despite getting out of her unhappy marriage, she remained in Cooper Hill with her daughter, Felicity, and is devoted to her.
TONEV (Alison Steadman)
Larger than life and full of good humour. Abigail is force of nature with a penchant for the dramatic. Earns her money by running UFO Spotting Tours for gullible tourists. Constantly exasperates her son Nathan who she lives with in a flat above his garage.
TONEV (Steve Oram)
The quiet man. Nathan is a soft spoken, thoughful man who is burdened with his demanding mother, Abigail. He's an honest and principled bloke who is well thought of in Cooper Hill. He owns a local garage where he employs a local girl, Orla. He, like his mother, has never recovered from his father leaving.
FAULKNER (Steve Evets)
Carter is intense and obsessed. Hell bent on proving the existence of UFOs. As a young man he saw an alien craft outside Cooper Hill and he's never been the same since. He lives in a caravan camp in the woods with a small group of fellow believers including his son, Dillon. He runs a conspiracy website and is convinced the MOD knows all about the UFO sightings.
FAULKNER (Lee Armstrong)
A dark horse. Dillon lives with his father in the caravan. He's not a believer like is father and his crowd, he just wants to care for his dad and is desperate to please him.
CAMPBELL (Tanya Fear)
Orla is a plucky local girl and a bit of a tomboy. She's grounded, resourceful and good with her hands. She works with Nathan Tonev in his garage. Her choice of career dismays her parents and she, in turn, is exasperated by their disapproval.
CAMPBELL (Steve Toussaint)
A former serviceman in the RAF, Victor is a breezily cheery man who runs the village hotel - The Crown. Victor bought the hotel after he left the RAF and was quick to exploit the village's reputation as a hotbed of UFO activity.
CAMPBELL (Michelle Collins)
Victor's other half. A smart woman and former computer programmer. She wants more for Orla than working in a rural garage. She wants Orla to go to university. Nadine doesn't care for Victor's friendship with Group Captain Ford.
STEELE (Alistair Austin)
Don't let the handsome face and muscled torso fool you. Brogan is a chaste and principled lad who has a strong faith. In love with Felicity but had discovered she was seeing someone else.
JONES (Jennie Dale)
Forthright, enthusiastic and a bit of a know-it-all, Cath is a single legal secretary who has a passion for all things alien related, and uses all her annual leave to go UFO hunting. She's actually a bit lonely and uses these trips to make friends and meet like-minded people.
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