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Season 2

1 Mar. 2010
Day 1
Laurie, a divorced policewoman,is on a train with her mother Jen,going to hospital for Jen,who has borderline Alzheimer's,to be assessed when the train grinds to a halt. A young Muslim woman has jumped from a bridge under its wheels. With Pat,the driver,traumatised,Laurie and conductor Danny take charge until the Railway Police arrive. Danny gives Jen and Laurie a lift to the hospital,where Jen fits and is admitted overnight. Here Laurie learns from social worker Colly and foster father Nick that a baby has been abandoned in a toilet and found by cleaner Didi,who ...
2 Mar. 2010
Day 2
Laurie discovers that Michael's blood group is peculiarly Asian and,although it does not match the dead youth's, his finger-prints are found on the baby's buggy,which Colly and Didi discover,abandoned in the hospital grounds.It also contains a Muslim prayer for protection. Mal's son, who lives with his estranged wife, was playing by the railway lines, and took a photo showing that the dead youth was actually pushed,at which point Laurie's superior,Carpenter, takes over the case. D.C. Choudhury answers an appeal and names the corpse as an illegal Afghani immigrant and ...
3 Mar. 2010
Day 8
Michael takes ill in the hospital and the diagnosis is suspected methadone withdrawal. A week after the murder and there are no leads. A reconstruction is staged where Laurie is annoyed by Gerry's interference and stroppy Muslim passenger Jamal Matthews accuses her of inciting Islamophobia. An old lady alerts Laurie to the disappearance of her neighbours on the day of the incident - a man and two women. Farid's shoe is found in their car but was apparently also worn by someone else. Nuss disowns Khalil to the adoption officer and soon afterwards their father,Ibra, ...
4 Mar. 2010
Day 37
Nick takes Michael home and confesses to Colly, his dead wife's sister, that he wants to keep him but Didi tells Colly a child needs a mother and Nuss and Danny are in the frame for the adoption. Khalil freaks out at a royal visit and is briefly taken in by Laurie,which angers Ibra,who confronts his son with the computer photos,to be told they were from the past and that Khalil is changed. Pat meets old flame Maureen who tells him she lived next to the old lady with her friend's daughter Katie - now in Manchester and Michael's mother - and an Afghani boy. But he is ...
5 Mar. 2010
Day 102
Spolier; Reveals End. Two months later, Laurie, still limping from the accident that killed Mal,learns that Jen and Gerry are to marry. Maureen, having told the police she was on the bridge when the boy jumped but did not push him, lives with Pat. Farid, Michael's real father,is preparing to collect him from a resentful Nick and will raise him helped by Maureen.However Maureen steals Michael and takes him to Katie,his mother,who is not interested. She returns to Pat,telling him she shopped Farid for drug-dealing,causing his brother to kill himself as he was left on ...

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