REVIEW Endeavour (S8 E1/3)

Lovelorn Endeavour Morse has hit the bottle, the IRA is threatening to shoot a footballer, and a college has been bombed – it’s 1971, and the decade is not off to a good start for our morose detective hero.  After the pseudo-operatic farce of the last season, all doomed love, implausible insurance scams and unconvincing…