Larry Lamb in conversation with Francine Stock Lawrence Douglas “Larry” played the villain Archie Mitchell in EastEnders and, perhaps most famously, Mick Shipman in the BBC romantic comedy series Gavin & Stacey. His many film and TV credits include The Bill, Casualty, Superman III, Buster, The New Avengers starring opposite Joanna Lumley and, most recently, he replaced Dennis Waterman in the popular drama New Tricks. Larry is currently filming The Heist, with Joely Richardson and Matthew Goode, based on the recent Hatton Garden diamond robbery. He has five children including the radio presenter and actor George Lamb. Ticket: £55 includes a glass of Prosecco (sponsored by TurtleMat™ and Impact Design & Print), two-course lunch and donation. Tickets must be booked in advance at The Castle House on 01432 356321.