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Georgiana "Gigi" Darcy

Played by: Allison Paige

Gigi Darcy is a younger sister of Pemberley Digital CEO William Darcy. Gigi has come to Sanditon under the direction of her brother and boss to coordinate the Domino beta test.


Clara Breton

Played by: Lenne Klingaman

Clara Breton is a young single woman and owner of the Sanditon Scoops ice-cream shop. She's very popular in Sanditon and organises regular craft nights.

  • Adaptation Name Change: Minor one. Clara Brereton was shortened to Clara Breton.
  • Character Blog: She tweets. She has one account for herself and another for her shop.
  • The Cutie: She's a sweet young woman and absolutely lovely. She makes ice-cream and loves feeding people with sweet things.
  • Feminine Women Can Cook: She makes delicious ice-cream. Her recipes are always very sweet.
  • Sweet Tooth: Fond of making sweet dishes.


Edward Denham

Played by: Kyle Walters

Ed Denham works as an assistant in the mayor's office, though he's not very enthusiastic about his job. He's a major geek who loves vintage sci-fi.

  • Adorkable: Geeky and fairly cute, though in some episodes he appears to be a bit of a creep.
  • Character Blog: He has a Twitter account @TheEdwardDenham.
  • Geek: He's a lot into sci-fi.
  • Hollywood Nerd: He's geeky, but cuuute. He has a sweet smile. Some of his outfits were smart and elegant, but some of his shirts were really lame and very nerdy.
  • Sharp-Dressed Man: Sometimes if he wore a vest or shirt with a tie. Sometimes his outfits looked a bit sloppy.

Tom Parker

Played by: Joel Bryant

Tom Parker is the mayor of Sanditon. He has big plans for the town’s revitalization and is eager to turn old beach resort Sanditon town into a new popular health spot and sports centre. He's married and has three crazy siblings.

  • Character Blog: He has a Twitter account.
  • Composite Character: He combines Tom Parker's enthusiasm and Lady Denham's pushiness.
  • Hopeless with Tech: He says he has his assistant Ed for tech stuff. Exemplified with his twitter feed.
  • Jerkass: As of episode 7, Tom Parker. After being called out on the non-existence of the town he's promoting, he responds by giving Gigi empty politician talk and sending Edward to try to force Clara to become a juice bar. He also refused to accept Ed's resignation.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: He's actually not all bad and has the best interest of the community in mind, but he needs to learn a lesson.
  • Motor Mouth: Tom Parker speaks super quickly, especially.
  • Relationship Sabotage: He sabotages Ed and Clara's budding relationship when they are not officially a couple yet.
  • Sharp-Dressed Man: He's a successful politician and always wears a nice suit. Only once he wore a cycling outfit to promote Sanditon the perfect health spot.
  • Shipper on Deck: He would like to see Ed dating Griff.

Letitia "Griff" Griffiths

Played by: Vanessa Chester

Griff is a new-comer to Sanditon. She's opening a spinning gym, Spin Cycle, in Sanditon. Her whole family is in fitness.

Beau Griffiths

Played by: Vaughn Wilkinson

Beau is Letitia's brother and her direct competitor. He wants to open his spinning gym Sit & Spin.


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