Gary is the town Sheriff. He's grown up with everyone in town, has never left, and likes routine. He runs a tight ship.
Nessa owns the local office supply and nick back shop. She's raised her little brother, Stevie, for the past several years. Socially awkward and impulsive, she has a crush on Gary.
Jerry is the town mayor and pub owner. He's run unopposed for ten years because no one wants the job. Narcissistic and somewhat aloof, Jerry often makes terrible decisions.
Brigid is the town gossip and owns the general store. She feels that information is power and that a woman like her could have big things if she plays her cards right.
ROGER HENDRICKS SIMON
Fergal is the town mailman and Gary's father. A widower, a bit grumpy and feeling his age, Fergal starts to find his youthful spirit again as he begins to teach Aednat how to dance.
JAMES PATRICK NELSON
The town priest, Father O'Dell, has carried a fifteen year grudge against Jerry. He cares for his parishioners and decides to be a nudist as a way of being closer to God.
Aednat is a devoutly religious introvert who lost her husband, Noel, several years back. Now she spends all her time at the church and is mortified by the changes in town.
Rakesh is a lab technician sent to inform the Kilnerry residents about a change coming their way. He quickly finds himself way in over his head.