Review: Unforgotten (S1 E2/6), Thursday 12th January, ITV

DCI Cassie Stuart (Nicola Walker) must really have been feeling her age in this week’s episode, having to explain the workings of such antiquated technology as pagers to her squad of millennials.Toothsome techie Nathan from the phone shop has managed to salvage fragments of the texts recorded on the pager on a 26-year-old corpse of…

Before We Die starts in Sweden this weekend

I might as well start this post the way I started the last one – this site’s interest is piqued by anything that comes out of the Scandinavian and Nordic region, because a) generally speaking, it’ll be good; and b) it’s likely that it will make its way to our shores eventually. So when I…

BBC confirm transmission date for Apple Tree Yard

It’s all happening. Well, some things are happening. One of the things we mentioned in our Quite Large 2017 Preview (or whatever it was called, I can’t remember now) was a four-part adaptation of Louise Doughty’s best-selling Apple Tree Yard, a superior psychological thriller in novel form and a juicy-sounding drama. Yesterday the BBC confirmed…