Duncan attempts to spend quality time with his son Fred. Holly struggles to separate her personal grievances from her professional ambitions.
Duncan attempts to spend quality time with his son Fred, but finds it difficult in the face of Sarah's open hostility, and she informs Duncan that she and her boyfriend Max intend for him never to see Fred again.
Holly struggles to separate her personal grievances from her professional ambitions. She adds to Duncan's troubles by threatening to publicly expose his relationship with Kristina, the sex worker with whom he has a longstanding arrangement. In anticipation of the splash, Duncan is forced to explain to Fred that he has been paying for sex, while Kristina has questions of her own for Holly.
James reopens communication with Jon Brooks, an MI5 source who is ready to blow the whistle on the government's Resonance programme. When Amina and Holly learn what the programme entails, they are convinced that the story will be the most important The Herald will ever run.
Emmerson presents Duncan with a seemingly impossible task, and Ed is forced to examine his own journalistic ethics, while Holly and Duncan go head to head.
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Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
|Holly Evans||Charlotte Riley|
|Duncan Allen||Ben Chaplin|
|Amina Chaudury||Priyanga Burford|
|Ed Washburn||Paapa Essiedu|
|George Emmerson||David Suchet|
|Peter Langly||Brendan Cowell|
|Raz Kane||Shane Zaza|
|Tom Prior||Tom Bell|
|Sarah Allen||Natasha Little|
|Freddie Allen||Benjamin Campbell|
|Lucy Redford||Laura Jane Matthewson|
|Max Klein||Matt Rippy|
|Executive Producer||Faith Penhale|
|Executive Producer||Bethan Jones|
|Executive Producer||Mona Qureshi|
|Executive Producer||Rebecca Eaton|
|Production Company||Lookout Point|