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Inspector George Gently

Series 7Tuesdays at 9.30pm from September 15

ABOUT THE SHOW

The perfect police partnership

It’s 1969 and Gently (Martin Shaw) and Bacchus (Lee Ingleby) are both suffering from their own physical and mental scars several months after the horrific shootings that nearly claimed their lives in Durham Cathedral.

As the series opens, Gently has been pushing himself to full fitness and is back at work, whilst Bacchus is still recuperating from his serious injuries in a police convalescent home...

Inspector George Gently has become an audience winner and while lovingly recreates the Sixties in perfect, nostalgic detail – and Martin Shaw and Lee Ingleby make the perfect police partnership, full of warmth, humour and attack. In this new series they discover they have different approaches to a world that is changing very fast.

Next on...

Episode 1, Series 3

Saturday May 27 at 1:45am

Gently Evil

When the body of a young woman is found murdered, Gently and Bacchus investigate a family with unimaginable secrets. But the investigation reveals far more alarming truths.

Episode 2, Series 6

Saturday May 27 at 8:30pm

Blue For Bluebird

Gently and Bacchus investigate the staff and holidaymakers at a family holiday camp.

Episode 1, Series 6

Sunday May 28 at 3:35am

Gently Between The Lines

Gently is surprised to learn of Bacchus's resignation, and tries to help him.

Episode 1, Series 3

Monday May 29 at 12:05am

Gently Evil

When the body of a young woman is found murdered, Gently and Bacchus investigate a family with unimaginable secrets. But the investigation reveals far more alarming truths.

Episode 1, Series 6

Monday May 29 at 1:40am

Gently Between The Lines

Gently is surprised to learn of Bacchus's resignation, and tries to help him.

Episode 1, Series 3

Monday May 29 at 8:45am

Gently Evil

When the body of a young woman is found murdered, Gently and Bacchus investigate a family with unimaginable secrets. But the investigation reveals far more alarming truths.

Episode 2, Series 3

Monday May 29 at 3:10pm

Peace And Love

Amidst the chaos Gently and Bacchus investigate the murder of a well-known left-wing academic, found dead in the docks.

Episode 2, Series 3

Tuesday May 30 at 2:15am

Peace And Love

Amidst the chaos Gently and Bacchus investigate the murder of a well-known left-wing academic, found dead in the docks.

Episode 2, Series 3

Tuesday May 30 at 8:50am

Peace And Love

Amidst the chaos Gently and Bacchus investigate the murder of a well-known left-wing academic, found dead in the docks.

Episode 1, Series 4

Tuesday May 30 at 3:15pm

Gently Upside Down

Gently and Bacchus are thrown into the new world of pop and media celebrity when the body of a missing schoolgirl is discovered in a shallow grave.

Episode 1, Series 4

Wednesday May 31 at 2:10am

Gently Upside Down

Gently and Bacchus are thrown into the new world of pop and media celebrity when the body of a missing schoolgirl is discovered in a shallow grave.

Episode 1, Series 4

Wednesday May 31 at 8:55am

Gently Upside Down

Gently and Bacchus are thrown into the new world of pop and media celebrity when the body of a missing schoolgirl is discovered in a shallow grave.

Episode 2, Series 4

Wednesday May 31 at 3:15pm

Goodbye China

Gently and Bacchus investigate the suspicious death of Gently's old friend, China.

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