Peaky Blinders

Fridays at 8.30pm from April 10

Birmingham crime boss Thomas Shelby (Cillian Murphy, Inception) heads into perilous territory in the second series of Steven Knight’s acclaimed gangster epic.

As the 1920s begin to roar, business is booming for the Peaky Blinders gang.

Inspector George Gently

Series 6Tuesdays at 9.25pm from April 7

Inspector George Gently has become an audience winner and is renowned as a series that lovingly recreates the sixties in perfect, nostalgic detail with Martin Shaw and Lee Ingleby making the perfect police partnership — full of warmth, humor and attack.


Series 3Sundays at 8.30pm

The irresistibly warm, moving and very funny comedy drama, written by and starring Ruth Jones, returns for a third series full of love and laughter. After a couple of disastrous relationships, Stella has given up on men and is now embarking on a career as a nurse. With all her children and grandchildren back living with her, the family home is bursting at the seams – just as she likes it!

Mud, Sweat and Gears

Mondays at 8.30pm from April 6

Mud, Sweat and Gears, hosts Tom ‘Wookie’ Ford, Jonny Smith and their team of petrolheads go head-to-head super-customising, super-racing and generally blowing up the craziest mutated cars this side of Mad Max! With a different theme for each episode, rival team leaders, Jonny and Wookie, select a pretty ordinary base car, then work against the clock with their team members to rip it apart and radically redesign it.

The Royal Marines

Mondays at 9.30pm from April 6

Go behind the scenes of one of the toughest basic military programmes in the world in The Royal Marines. The recruits spend these opening weeks living in a 60-bed dorm where their every waking hour is controlled by their drill instructor, Corporal 'Froggy' Chauffour. Froggy is a Frenchman with a passion for discipline and high standards, all delivered with his trademark toughness and a glint of humour in his eye.

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