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  • Home Fires

    Home Fires

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    1 of 6

    Transmission: Sun 03 Apr 2016

    It’s the summer of 1940 and the village of Great Paxford is caught up in the nightmare of the Battle of Britain. Two weeks after the defeat at Dunkirk, the German army is advancing through France and Britain is bracing itself for invasion.

  • Maigret

    Maigret

    Mon 21 Mar 2016

    Maigret Sets A Trap features the legendary French fictional detective Jules Maigret, played by the globally-renowned actor Rowan Atkinson.

  • The Durrells

    The Durrells

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    1 of 6

    Transmission: Sun 03 Apr 2016

    The Durrells is based upon Gerald Durrell’s classic trilogy of Corfu memoirs including the much loved ‘My Family and Other Animals’.  Set in 1935, this timeless drama is full of warmth, humour and fun.

  • Maigret

    Maigret

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    1 of 1

    Transmission: Mon 28 Mar 2016

    Maigret Sets A Trap features the legendary French fictional detective Jules Maigret, played by the globally-renowned actor Rowan Atkinson.

  • Houdini & Doyle

    Houdini & Doyle

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    4 of 10

    Transmission: Thu 31 Mar 2016

    When a heckler is mysteriously struck down at a faith healer’s show, our team investigates whether the healer is truly channeling the power of God. And if so, can he work a miracle on Doyle’s dying wife? 

  • Houdini & Doyle

    Houdini & Doyle

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    3 of 10

    Transmission: Thu 24 Mar 2016

    When a heckler is mysteriously struck down at a faith healer’s show, our team investigates whether the healer is truly channeling the power of God. And if so, can he work a miracle on Doyle’s dying wife? 

  • Doctor Thorne

    Doctor Thorne

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    3 of 3

    Transmission: Sun 20 Mar 2016

    Tom Hollander, Rebecca Front and Ian McShane star in Doctor Thorne, adapted by Julian Fellowes, from one of his favourite novels by Anthony Trollope.

  • Houdini & Doyle

    Houdini & Doyle

    Tue 08 Mar 2016

    Stephen Mangan (Episodes) plays Sir Arthur Conan Doyle alongside Michael Weston (Six Feet Under, House) as Harry Houdini, two of the most fascinating and iconic characters of the early 20th century: r

  • Beowulf

    Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands

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    12 of 12

    Transmission: Sun 20 Mar 2016

    Kieran Bew leads a stellar cast in ITV’s epic re-imagining of one of literature’s greatest and most enduring heroes Beowulf.

  • Houdini & Doyle

    Houdini & Doyle

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    1 of 10

    Transmission: Sun 13 Mar 2016

    Stephen Mangan plays Sir Arthur Conan Doyle alongside Michael Weston as Harry Houdini, two of the most fascinating and iconic characters of the early 20th century: real-life friends, real-life adversaries, real-life crime solvers.

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