Going mad... Going straight... Going places... Going nowhere
A decade after moving to Stevenage 'New Town' in the 1980's, Phil finds himself in a bewildering world of unemployment and violence, his dreams crumbling and with no hope for his future.
After the disappearance of his friend, Ted, Phil gets involved with Robert, a dangerously incompetent villain who's forever planning his next 'big job'. Phil feels trapped in this dark world but the arrival of his attractive cousin Shona brings light and acts as the catalyst for Phil to expand his horizons and plan his escape...