Review: Maigret’s Night At The Crossroads, Sunday 16th April, ITV

You know it’s holiday season in the UK when ITV wheels out another Maigret, this new adaptation quickly becoming synonymous¬†with Christmas, Easter and all the rest. We’ve had two new Maigret films with Rowan Atkinson at the helm now, each one slowly and shakily better than the last. But still, in a modern age where…

Review: Maigret (Sets A Trap), Monday 28th March, ITV

Parisian Chief Inspector Jules Maigret first appeared in 1931 and smoked his thoughtful way through an amazing 75 novels and 28 short stories (often at the rate of three novels a year). His creator Georges Simenon was Belgian rather than French, but moved to Paris in 1922 to further his writing career.¬†Maigret has been portrayed…