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  • Timeby Jimmy McGovern. A prisoner consumed by guilt, an officer with an impossible choice. What does it take to survive? A tense story of punishment and principles, starring Sean Bean and Stephen Graham.
  • Line of Dutyby Jed Mercurio. Bent coppers and the detectives sent to stop them. AC-12 isn't here to make friends. Now including Series 6.
  • Normal Peopleby Sally Rooney and Alice Birch. Marianne and Connell weave in and out of each other’s lives in this exploration of sex, power and the desire to love and be loved. Adaptation of Sally Rooney’s best-selling novel.
  • Father Brownby various writers. Drama based on the stories by GK Chesterton, about a crime-solving Roman Catholic priest. 4 new scripts added.
  • Usby David Nicholls. Three weeks, six countries - one divorce? Sometimes you need to spend time together to see why you're falling apart.
  • Industryby Mickey Down and Konrad Kay. Prove your worth. Five graduates want a job at a top investment bank - but the boundaries between colleague, lover and enemy blur.
  • Doctor Whoby various writers. An extraterrestrial Time Lord explores the universe through time and space righting wrongs.
  • In My Skinby Kayleigh Llewellyn. The coming of age story of 16 year old Bethan as she deals with the comical but painfully real anxieties and insecurities of teenage life.

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