1 EXT. HEBDEN BRIDGE. DAY 15. 10.30 1
TOMMY steps off the bus in Hebden Bridge. He’s pale, and he’s
in pain, but he keeps moving. He crosses the road into the
main part of the little town. Despite what we know about him,
to anyone in the street he doesn’t look out of place, huddled
up, head down, hands in pockets in the cold winter weather
with his glasses and his beard and his copy of War and Peace
and his lap-top bag.
2 EXT. CHEMIST SHOP, HEBDEN BRIDGE. DAY 15. 10.35 2
TOMMY leaves a chemist shop with a couple of packets of
painkillers. He walks along. In another shop window, he sees
an A5 West Yorkshire Police WANTED poster ‘Have you seen this
man?’ and a photo of the arrogant, clean-shaven yob TOMMY was
four weeks ago and a WANTED poster for LEWIS too. He goes
round a quiet corner, rips open one of the packets of
painkillers, and pops four of the pills into his hand, throws
them back into his mouth and swallows them.
3 OMITTED 3
4 OMITTED 4
5 EXT. NGA. DAY 15. 12.00 5
CATHERINE and CLARE pull up in their clapped out car.
(CATHERINE still can’t drive because of the op, and because
her hand’s still in plaster). They both look a bit
I’ll wait in the car.
CATHERINE gathers her resources, gets out of the car and
heads towards the building. (CATHERINE’s used to delivering
bad news in the course of her work, but this is so much more
HAPPY VALLEY. EPISODE SIX. BY SALLY WAINWRIGHT. 1A.
6 INT. NGA, NEVISON’S OFFICE. DAY 15. 12.01 6