Review: Apple Tree Yard (S1 E3/4), Sunday 5th February, BBC1

Programme Name: Apple Tree Yard - TX: 05/02/2017 - Episode: Apple Tree Yard - Ep3 (No. 3) - Picture Shows: Yvonne Carmichael (EMILY WATSON) - (C) Kudos - Photographer: Nick Briggs

(C) Kudos – Photographer: Nick Briggs

We left illicit lovers Dr Yvonne Carmichael and Mark Costley at George Selway’s house. At the end of episode one, Selway had brutally attacked Yvonne and most of episode¬†two dealt with the fall-out from that horrific event. By this time we were desperate to know what Costley had done to Selway after he entered the house, especially a final montage sequence suggested something very bad had happened. It didn’t take long to find out.

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The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 6th – Sunday 12th January)


the-moorsideThere are a couple of notable finales this week – ITV’s excellent second series of Unforgotten comes to an end, while Apple Tree Yard, normally on a Sunday night, switches its finale to the vacant Monday-night slot vacated by Silent Witness. Elsewhere, there’s the new Shannon Matthews drama, The Moorside, featuring Sheridan Smith and a couple of noteworthy radio dramas. Enjoy! Continue reading