Up and Running


Derek Benfield

Published by Samuel French Ltd

3 Male 3 Female

Veteran TV talk-show host, Patrick, is desperate to impress his new producer Reg Godfrey when he comes round to Patrick's smart London flat for drinks. Unfortunately Jenny arrives, intent on infiltrating Patrick's private life and even passing herself off as his wife. When Patrick's real wife returns from Paris, however, Patrick is forced into a series of spiralling lies and subterfuge.

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