Thursday Feb 27
Inspector George Gently isn't pleased to learn his superiors are trying to get rid of him
Judging by the number of extras the BBC have forked out for in this episode, as many as a dozen men could lose their jobs as a result of a mine closure Nobody writes bestselling crime novels or TV detective series about traffic cops so, in the last of the current series tonight, Gently isn't best pleased to learn that his superiors are trying to ... (more)
Interview: Pixie Lott talks George Gently role
Singer Pixie Lott makes her TV drama acting debut as a guest star in Inspector George Gently this Thursday, February 13, on BBC One at 8:30pm.
Christopher Stevens reviews last night's TV: Inspector Gently returns ...
The BBC was intent on exploiting the advantage of its licence fee to the full last night, with the return of its 90-minute crime drama starring Martin Shaw as the gruff Sixties copper DCI Gently.
Martin Shaw: "I love George Gently but I hope I'm not like him"
How pleasant to meet an actor who agrees he's opinionated and stubborn and who talks in a mild voice unencumbered by PR speak.
Eastern Daily Press
Author Alan missed out on his television series success
He was the Norfolk author who never lived to see the policeman he created, and spent his life writing about, become a household name - one loved by millions of TV viewers.