Following a raft of shootings in an English market town, the crimes are retold through the eyes of a journalist and the tragedies' victims.
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 David Whitehead (4 episodes, 2013)
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 Stephen Morton (4 episodes, 2013)
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 Claire Salter (4 episodes, 2013)
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 Paul Gould (4 episodes, 2013)
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 Andrew Salter (4 episodes, 2013)
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 Anna Salter (4 episodes, 2013)
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 Anthony (4 episodes, 2013)
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 Jacqui Whitehead (4 episodes, 2013)
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 Chris Cooper (3 episodes, 2013)
Diana Speed ...
 Herself - Shipping Forecaster / ... (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Uncle Alan / ... (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Louise Cooper (3 episodes, 2013)
Emma Cunniffe ...
 Annie Gould (3 episodes, 2013)
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 The Albion Landlord / ... (3 episodes, 2013)
Edward Baker-Close ...
 Boy Whitehead (3 episodes, 2013)
Mickey Morris ...
 Young Stephen (3 episodes, 2013)
Tilly Cheeseman ...
 Emily Whitehead (3 episodes, 2013)
Jocelyn Macnab ...
 Lucy Gould (3 episodes, 2013)
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 DCI North (3 episodes, 2013)
Alfie Stewart ...
 Danny (3 episodes, 2013)
Esme Goodwin ...
 Rosie Gould / ... (3 episodes, 2013)
Rita Davies ...
 Queenie (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Marsden (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Sarah Gould (2 episodes, 2013)
Helen Fospero ...
 Herself / ... (2 episodes, 2013)
Billy Hopkins ...
 Young David (2 episodes, 2013)
Kai Mitchell Andrews ...
 Gang of boys (2 episodes, 2013)
Gabrielle Downey ...
 Elaine Price (2 episodes, 2013)
George Kingdon ...
 Gang of boys (2 episodes, 2013)
Alex Midwood ...
 Gang of boys (2 episodes, 2013)
Lee M. Ross ...
 Geoff Gould (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Gang of boys (2 episodes, 2013)
Samuel Tully ...
 Gang of boys (2 episodes, 2013)
John Killoran ...
 Chris' Dad (2 episodes, 2013)
Connor Wilson ...
 Gang of boys (2 episodes, 2013)
Oscar Wright ...
 Gang of boys (2 episodes, 2013)
Joanne Adams ...
 Sun Landlady / ... (2 episodes, 2013)
Jenny Bolt ...
 Chris' Mum (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Suzannah (2 episodes, 2013)
Green Diesel ...
 All Souls Band (2 episodes, 2013)
Tim Bott ...
 Man in pub (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Don Waring Investigative Journalist (2 episodes, 2013)
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Following a raft of shootings in an English market town, the crimes are retold through the eyes of a journalist and the tragedies' victims.

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Very brave
6 January 2015 | by (bristol) – See all my reviews

This is the first time I have seen anyone brave enough to point the finger at the community. 'Oddballs' are often as much the product of the community as they are self determination. There are always people in small towns who are picked on and abused, stripped of the self confidence to leave the situation, unable to withstand the status quo. That spree killings don't happen more often I find miraculous. Some people have nothing to lose, society has taken it all away. This is an excellent piece of drama, finely acted, brave enough to remove the focus away from the perpetrator for the majority of the 4 episodes. The really SHOULD have seen it coming.


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