Christopher Lee’s political drama series

  1. Fall Out – After a hard fought general election, Chief Whip Charles Bannister knows that his Government has returned to power with a majority of just four. A reshuffle is looming, as ministers jockey for position.
  2. Clashes – ‘Mr Speaker, will the Home Secretary give the House his assurance that no member, nor potential member, of the Select Committee on Defence will be investigated by MI5, MI6, the Special Branch, nor by any other agency of the Government?’ Why is Dougal Baxter so keen to persuade political rival Denis Wigton on to his Select Committee? Meanwhile, Polly causes chaos for her father – Chief Whip, Charles Bannister.
  3. Power of the Pen – Chief Whip Charles Bannister hasn’t found time to read his wife Mary’s explosive Westminster political thriller. Newspapers and colleagues speculate on who it’s based on… Meanwhile ex-Junior Minister Tony Melrose has written a memoir – and British Intelligence want a preview…
  4. Old Flame – A lover from the Home Secretary’s past starts to make demands, which he finds very inconvenient. An important vote on law and order leaves the opposition feeling frustrated…
  5. Polly’s Party – With a reduced majority, the government don’t want to give the opposition any ammunition – like the Chief Whip’s daughter ending up in the newspapers again…
  6. Time for a Change? – Chief Whip Charles Bannister gets friendlier with one of their new back benchers – Juliet Cameron. Meanwhile the opposition ponder changing party leader…
  7. Tracking a Traitor – Rumours are rife in Westminster over a ‘bent’ MP spilling secrets to the Russians. Meanwhile, the Chief Whip’s daughter Polly Bannister has attracted the attention of two men…
  8. Grave Secrets – Cabinet ministers certainly don’t want the Opposition to expose the fact that there is a spy in their midst. But will Intelligence succeed in getting to the truth first?

Christopher Lee’s political thriller serial is a tale of Intrigue, conspiracy and national security.