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It Smells of Books

New Tricks, Series 7 Episode 2 of 10

Drama featuring an eccentric group of ex-police officers brought out of retirement to investigate unsolved crimes.

When the team reinvestigate the death of university professor Richard Symes, Lane finds himself going undercover in his 'spiritual home', the London Library. While Lane embraces his new academic persona, the case stirs up regrets for Halford, forcing him to reassess some decisions he made in the past.

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1 hour

Last on

Wed 17 Apr 2013 21:00


Role Contributor
Brian LaneAlun Armstrong
Jack HalfordJames Bolam
Sandra PullmanAmanda Redman
Gerry StandingDennis Waterman
Paula SymesBeth Goddard
Esther LaneSusan Jameson
Sophie UrquhartAnne Reid
WriterJC Wisher
Jasper UrquhartDavid Ryall
Jeremy VenthamJonathan Cullen
Pavel IllichGoran Kostic
Emma WoodfordSasha Behar
Tim MortimerTom Mison
AuctioneerRick Bacon
ProducerKeith Thompson
DirectorMartyn Friend
StudentScott Hazell
Ventham's PAFrancesca Wilson
Oaf in LibraryJoshua Osei
PC ClarkChike Okonkwo
ProducerGina Cronk
Ronnie RossKeith Barron


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Meet the ex-coppers reinvestigating the Met’s unsolved crimes.

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