It’s 1960s England, homosexuality is illegal and the politician Jeremy Thorpe begins a whirlwind affair with a young stable hand, Norman Scott. But when the relationship turns sour and Jeremy’s career goes from strength to strength, Norman becomes a secret that Jeremy is desperate to hide…

Earache’s superb Eve Myles is Gwen Parry Jones, a widow who became Scott’s lover after he moved into her property in a small Welsh village.

While the brilliant Blake Harrison plays Andrew Newton, a chartered airline pilot, asked to carry out the plot against Scott…

Don’t miss Blake and Eve in “A Very English Scandal” – Available now on iPlayer