Drama series based around the young political researchers and advisers in the corridors of Westminster.
Jo Porter has to perform well in the opposition debate otherwise her career is over. When her husband does a kiss and tell in a tabloid paper, it looks like her fate is sealed. Danny and Kirsty have to get her back on track in time.
Danny is devastated when Kirsty admits to sleeping with a potential employer for a research post. When she realises he has no intention of giving her the job she looks to Danny for support but finds that this is too much for Danny.
As the Sedley by election hots up, so does the relationship between Ashika and Scott. However, when Scott receives a CD containing photos of Ashika and James Northcote he is torn. Trying to protect their father's former constituency from being run by a Tory, Danny tries to emotionally blackmail Scott into releasing the pictures. Is blood thicker than water?
|Scott Foster||Andrew Buchan|
|Ashika Chandirimani||Shelley Conn|
|Kirsty Mackenzie||Andrea Riseborough|
|Danny Foster||Matt Smith|
|James Northcote||Patrick Baladi|
|Sophie Montgomery||Clemency Burton-Hill|
|Matt Baker||Pip Carter|
|Jo Porter||Raquel Cassidy|
|Douglas Carter||Tom Beard|
|Richard Bracewell||Alexander Hanson|
|Adrian Chapple||Sam Heughan|
|Graham Sullivan||Tony Turner|
|George Morgan||Peter Wight|
|BNP Woman||Lorraine Bruce|