Meet the Author: Phil Redmond

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The man behind Grange Hill, Brookside and Hollyoaks talks to Nick Higham about his new autobiography.

Mid-term Report explores Redmond's rise from working class writer to ambassador for Liverpool and details the difficulties he experienced along the way.

Redmond also reveals that David Cameron was a big fan of Grange Hill and how close Brookside came to finishing after just one year.

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