A British comedy that might be described as a combination of Yes, Minister and Blackadder, this is the story of A. B'Stard, a statesman in the tradition of Genghis Khan, who will stop at nothing to make himself richer and more comfortable. Arguably the most conservative member of the British Parliament, he is aided by a witless colleague, MP Piers Fletcher-Dervish.
Alan is blackmailed into passing a bill arming the police.
Alan tries to ruin a company of which Sarah has just inherited shares.
Alan impersonates Sir Steven, leader of the Campaign for Moral Regeneration.
Alan secretly has to move 1000 gallons of toxic waste.
Alan tries to get investors for a Caribbean bank.
Alan misses an important vote then appears on TV AM without knowing the result.