REVIEW: The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco (S3 E6/8)

At the end of episode five of The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco, Jean, Millie, Iris and Hayley had got them into a right old pickle. No surprises there. Millie’s cousin Edward had been arrested for being a communist, and Jean and Millie had been given their deportation papers subject to a hearing. Three days to…

REVIEW: The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco (S3 E5/8)

As regular readers will know, I have a soft spot for The Bletchley Circle, which in its first two series, matched cosy crime amateur crime-solving with impeccable period detail and an intriguing premise: our four main (female) characters were ex-codebreakers at Bletchley during the war. Losing two of its main cast members, the first four…

Chris Lang: Innocent will return for a second series

ITV’s Innocent, which starred Lee Ingleby, is on its way back for a second series, according to co-writer and creator, Chris Lang. In series one, we saw David Collins (Ingleby) fight to rebuild his shattered life, when, after spending seven years in a high-security prison, his conviction for the murder of his wife is overturned….

ITV commissions second series of The Bay

Love it or loathe it, it looks like The Bay will be coming back to ITV. In its initial six-part run, it told the story Family Liaison Officer, DS Lisa Armstrong (Morven Christie), who investigated the case of a pair of missing twins in the seaside town of Morecambe. It didn’t help that she had…