Michael Shipman more commonly known as just Mick, was a fictional character in the television series Gavin & Stacey. He was portrayed by Larry Lamb.
Mick is Gavin's father. He is often mistaken to be 53 and is a down-to-earth bloke, like his son. He's happy with his life — running his own company, playing golf and going to the pub quiz every Tuesday. He is something of a calming influence on his wife, Pam.
He is in his mid-fifties and a down-to-earth guy like his son. He's happy with his life - running his own company playing golf and going to the pub every tuesday. He is something of a calming influence on his wife Pam Shipman
In Series 2 Mick was briefly a local celebrity after finding the charred body of a woman on his company's premises. The story was broadcast on BBC News, however Mick only appeared on screen for a matter and seconds, much to the disappointment of everybody, especially Bryn.