The central character is Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope. Who is obsessive about her work and driven by her own demons. If she's lonely she doesn't show it and faces the world with caustic wit, guile and courage. Her trusted and long suffering colleague is Sergeant Joe Ashworth. Together they approach every new case with unparalleled gusto and professionalism. Written by
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The sixth series of Vera was filmed on the A68 outside the tone Inn, on top of Wannie Crags where the wind turbines are, on the Otterburn firing range. See more