Brian Finch

Brian Finch (25 July 1936 – 27 June 2007) was a British television scriptwriter and dramatist. His longest relationship was with the ITV1 soap opera, ''Coronation Street'', for which he wrote 150 scripts between 1970 and 1989. He also helped the development of ''All Creatures Great and Small'', ''The Tomorrow People'', and ''Heartbeat''. He contributed several episodes to the British detective programmes ''The Gentle Touch'', ''Hetty Wainthropp Investigates'', ''Bergerac'' and ''The Bill''. It was for his work as a writer on ''Goodnight Mr Tom'', a bittersweet drama starring John Thaw, for which he received a BAFTA. Provided by Wikipedia