Contemporary / British English (Available April 2008) In London, Christmas is coming and the people in this story have love on their minds. Some have found love; some have lost it. Some accept their loneliness; others live in hope. Even the new British prime minister's thoughts are not always on his job because love, actually, is all around us.
Richard Curtis is one of the most successful comedy writers in Britain with television credits that include Blackadder, Not the Nine O'Clock News, Mr Bean and The Vicar of Dibley. His films are The Tall Guy, Four Weddings and a Funeral, Bean, Notting Hill and Bridget Jones's Diary. He is co-founder and vice-chair of British Comic Relief.