The ’I Believe In Father Christmas’ composer has passed away.
Dame Maggie Smith stars in the new 'mostly true' film about Miss Shepherd – a former pianist who lived in her van in writer Alan Bennett's drive for 15 years.
We've got our hands on an exclusive clip from the new film The Lady in the Van starring Maggie Smith as Miss Shepherd and Alex Jennings as Alan Bennett.
In this clip, Alan discovers a bit more about Miss Shepherd's mysterious past life…
The Lady in the Van is out now in cinemas (you can book here) – and you can win a break to Broadstairs, one of the locations used in the film here.