Broadchurch

Last watched late 2015 Description: DS Ellie Miller (Olivia Colman) arrives back from holiday to find out that the promotion she had been given the nod for has been given to DI Alec Hardy (David Tennant), a broody police officer transferred there in the wake of a scandal surrounding a botched case. While recovering from…

Rita

Last watched early 2016 Description: Rita Madsen is a teacher with more than a little rebellious streak. She’s fucking the principal and she is rather antagonistic towards structure and authority. She has a mean streak but she also takes a shine to the totally socially nerdy teacher, Hjordis. They make an odd (but cute) pair….

Brooklyn 99

Last watched: probably yesterday, (officially August 2016) Description: The 99 is a police precinct in Brooklyn staffed by some of Brooklyn’s finest, and by finest I mean most eccentric and to-be-expected. You have the over enthusiastic teachers pet, Amy, the utterly devoid of use aging cops Scully and Hitchcock, the plucky sidekick, Charles, the snide…

the Bletchley Circle

Last watched early 2015 Description: Susan Gray, Millie, Lucy, and Jean work together at a secret facility at Bletchley to decipher German military codes for the British military, during World War II. After a brief introduction of the four women at Bletchley during the war, the series begins in 1952, seven years after the war’s…

Call the Midwife

Last watched August 2016 Description: The plot follows newly qualified midwife Jenny Lee, and the work of midwives and the nuns of Nonnatus House, a nursing convent, and part of an Anglican religious order, coping with the medical problems in the deprived Poplar district of London’s desperately poor East End, in the 1950s. The Sisters…

Fresh Meat

Last watched early 2015 Description: Due to their late applications for University housing, Vod, Oregon, Josie, Kingsley, JP and Howard have to live off campus in a share-house. The series traverses what you would expect it to in this sort of University set up; financial troubles, alcohol and drug use, pressure relating to study and…

Firefly

Last watched 2014 Summary: The year is 2517 and human kind now lives on a variety of different planets because “earth-that-was” is no longer inhabitable. One of these humans is a captain named Mal who runs a Firefly type spacecraft called Serenity. Mal’s encumbered with any number of problems; a guns man with a mercenary’s…

Bomb Girls

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