A seemingly calm and friendly seaside town becomes a town wrapped in secrets when the death of an eleven year old boy sparks an unwanted media frenzy. As the town's locals start to open up about what they do and don't know, it falls upon the police to catch the supposed killer.
A town wrapped in secrets.
Did You Know?
The first season has numerous links to another British TV programme - Doctor Who. Writer Chris Chibnall wrote a number of episodes and Euros Lyn and James Strong have directed various episodes of the show. The cast includes Who regulars David Tennant (10th Doctor) and Arthur Darvill (Rory) as well as guest stars Olivia Colman (The Eleventh Hour) and David Bradley (Dinosaurs on a Spaceship, also written by Chibnall). Bradley also played William Hartnell (1st Doctor) in Adventure In Time And Space. Jonathan Bailey also guest stars in Doctor Who as Psi in Time Heist. See more
Under UK court procedures a witness would not be allowed to view proceedings until they have given evidence. Throughout the trial characters are in the public gallery prior to being called to give evidence. See more
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You don't eat fish and chips? What kind of Scot are you?
Referenced in QI: Knees & Knockers