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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 5

Saturday April 24 at 3:55pm

Gently Northern Soul

Gently and Bacchus awaken to the consequences of racism when a young girl is murdered.

Episode 2, Series 5

Sunday April 25 at 8:35pm

Gently With Class

A beautiful young girl is found dead in a car owned by prominent local aristocrats.

Episode 2, Series 5

Monday April 26 at 2:30am

Gently With Class

A beautiful young girl is found dead in a car owned by prominent local aristocrats.

Episode 2, Series 5

Saturday May 1 at 4:05pm

Gently With Class

A beautiful young girl is found dead in a car owned by prominent local aristocrats.

Episode 3, Series 5

Sunday May 2 at 8:35pm

The Lost Child

Inspector George Gently and his offsider Bacchus are thrown into an emotionally-wrought case when a middle class couple's adopted child is kidnapped.

Episode 3, Series 5

Monday May 3 at 2:40am

The Lost Child

Inspector George Gently and his offsider Bacchus are thrown into an emotionally-wrought case when a middle class couple's adopted child is kidnapped.

Episode 3, Series 5

Saturday May 8 at 4:05pm

The Lost Child

Inspector George Gently and his offsider Bacchus are thrown into an emotionally-wrought case when a middle class couple's adopted child is kidnapped.

Episode 4, Series 5

Sunday May 9 at 8:35pm

Gently In The Cathedral

The final film in this series sees Gently's enemies from his London Met days coming after him. Gently becomes suspended from duty.

Episode 4, Series 5

Monday May 10 at 2:35am

Gently In The Cathedral

The final film in this series sees Gently's enemies from his London Met days coming after him. Gently becomes suspended from duty.

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