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Phil Redmond - Author


Phil Redmond is best known for creating three of Britain's longest-running drama series Grange Hill, Brookside and Hollyoaks. Redmond came up with the concept for Grange Hill in 1978 and has written extensively for TV, radio and stage, running independent company Mersey Television for 20 years until 2005. A fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and made a CBE in 2004, Redmond was appointed Deputy Chair and Creative Director of Liverpool's time as European Capital of Culture in 2008. Since then he has worked pro bono in the public sector, being influential in getting David Cameron to launch the ill-fated Big Society in Liverpool.

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Highbridge by Phil Redmond
Reader Reviewed Highbridge
Phil Redmond
An intriguing start to a new series by the writer and creator of Grange Hill, Brookside and Hollyoaks. When I knew Phil Redmond was the author I did a little mental shimmy of excitement and my expectations soared. Hard-hitting social...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/01/2017
Highbridge by Phil Redmond
Reader Reviewed Highbridge
Phil Redmond
January 2016 Debut of the Month. An intriguing start to a new series by the writer and creator of Grange Hill, Brookside and Hollyoaks....
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/01/2016

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