Review : Hard Sun (S1 E5/6), Saturday 3rd February, BBC One



NB Spoilers Inside
Things take a very personal turn for Renko in this week’s penultimate episode of Hard Sun, as MI5’s continued pursuit of the secret file puts everyone she loves at risk. With her personal and professional lives crashing down around her, can she escape her past?

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Review: Rebecka Martinsson: Arctic Murders (S1 E3/7), Friday 2nd February, More4


In last week’s first installment of the new two-part story, we were introduced to a crime scene north of Kiruna (quite far north, then) on the frozen Torneträs lake. The young victim’s name was Inna Dufva, connected to the Kallis Mining company, who were moving into the Samarium mining business for mobile phones and iPads. She and her brothers, Diddi and Mauri Kallis, heads of the company, had endured a complicated childhood, but all things pointed to some dodgy dealings between Kallis and their Australian partners. As ever, you couldn’t quite count on that. Continue reading