Manchester is the second largest city in England and the police are under pressure like never before.
With officer numbers reduced and more than half a million emergency call outs, the force is facing its toughest test in years.
Life Below Zero: The Thaw
Mondays at 8.30pm from May 16
Life Below Zero follows the drama and hardships experienced by four Alaskan households living miles from the nearest road network, in different corners of this merciless territory.
Mondays at 9.30pm
Thomas Shelby (Cillian Murphy) is drawn into a maze of global intrigue in the electrifying third series of Steven Knight’s acclaimed family saga.
Approached by a secret organisation on his own wedding day, Tommy finds himself at the centre of an international arms deal that could change the course of history.
Saturdays at 7.30pm from May 28
Prepare to be transported back to 19th century London in Dickensian – a bold reinvention of Charles Dickens' timeless novels where some of his most iconic characters co-exist, including Scrooge, Inspector Bucket and a young Miss Havisham.
Birds of a Feather
Series 12Thursdays at 8.30pm
There were never two more unlikely sisters than working class heroines Sharon and Tracey. Along with their friend and lodger, man-eater Dorien Green, they're back for another series of laugh-out-loud and bittersweet adventures.
BBC World News
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For all the talk of renewables and nuclear, no one is in any doubt that the human race will continue to rely on fossil fuels for the foreseeable future. But how long can Earth's resources sustain life as we know it?