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Mystery and intrigue

A young man (Robbie) gets into an altercation on the ferry from Aberdeen to Shetland, witnessed by a young woman (Leanne). The two spend time together, but when Leanne wakes as the ferry arrives in Shetland, Robbie has disappeared. Later that day, a little boy ends up in intensive care after eating a ‘sweet’ he found on the beach. D.I. Jimmy Perez searches the beach that night and recovers a rucksack, but not before a hooded figure tries, and fails, to take it from him.

Back at the station, Perez and his team (D.S Alison ‘Tosh’ McIntosh and D.C. Sandy Wilson) discover that the bag contains multiple packets of brightly coloured pills and the pulpy remains of a boarding pass belonging to someone called Robert. Perez needs to speak to Leanne again.

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Series 6

Wednesday November 21 at 9:35pm

Christmas Special 2016

an unexpected call interrupts the Christmas festivities. A group of midwives have been requested to travel out to South Africa to work at Hope Clinic and help save it.

Episode 1, Series 6

Wednesday November 28 at 9:35pm

The team reunite but all is not well when a change of management shakes up Nonnatus House.

Episode 2, Series 6

Wednesday November 28 at 10:40pm

An explosion at the docks brings heartache to the people of Poplar.

Episode 3, Series 6

Wednesday December 5 at 9:35pm

The maternity home faces closure and Barbara cares for a Chinese first-time mother.

Episode 4, Series 6

Wednesday December 5 at 10:40pm

An expectant mother with financial struggles enters into a painful arrangement with her cousin.

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