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.
Wednesdays at 7.30pm
Channel Patrol is a brand new series following the lives of those that use the English Channel for pleasure, those that earn a living from it, and most importantly those who keep it safe.
Scott & Bailey
Series 4Wednesdays at 8.30pm
Suranne Jones and Lesley Sharp return in Scott & Bailey, the crime drama exploring the personal and professional lives of two female detectives.
Honest, powerful and true to life, Scott & Bailey is a refreshing take on crime drama.
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?