Tensions run high in this gritty police drama set in the heart of Liverpool's underworld.
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Series cast summary:
Mark Womack ...  DC Mark Callaghan 12 episodes, 1998-1999
Samantha Womack Samantha Womack ...  DC Isobel de Pauli 12 episodes, 1998-1999
Tom Georgeson Tom Georgeson ...  DI Howard Jones 12 episodes, 1998-1999
Paul Broughton Paul Broughton ...  DC Frank White 12 episodes, 1998-1999
Katy Carmichael Katy Carmichael ...  DC Jo McMullan / ... 12 episodes, 1998-1999
Eamon Boland Eamon Boland ...  Chief Inspector Graham Hill 12 episodes, 1998-1999
Andrew Lancel ...  Ian Callaghan 11 episodes, 1998-1999
Gillian Kearney ...  Julie Callaghan 11 episodes, 1998-1999
Paul Usher Paul Usher ...  John Sullivan 10 episodes, 1998-1999
Scot Williams ...  Patrick Callaghan 10 episodes, 1998-1999
Tristan Sturrock ...  Will Timmer / ... 5 episodes, 1998
Angela Clarke Angela Clarke ...  Sarah Harding 5 episodes, 1998
Clive Moore Clive Moore ...  Joey Callaghan 5 episodes, 1998-1999
Sean McKee Sean McKee ...  Liam Sullivan 5 episodes, 1998-1999
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Tensions run high in this gritty police drama set in the heart of Liverpool's underworld.

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Crime | Drama

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UK

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English

Release Date:

7 September 1998 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Strømerne fra Liverpool See more »

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Lime Street Productions See more »
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Stereo

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Color
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Gritty and enjoyable drama
4 January 2000 | by Simon-185See all my reviews

The two series of Liverpool 1 follow DI Isobel de Pauli who has transferred from the Metropolitan police to work in Liverpool with the CID. She is partnered with Cally who has relatives in the local underground.

We go through the trials and tribulations of fitting in her new job and the regional prejudices she suffers.

The story lines are varied and involve drugs, sex, paedophilia, and murder. The gritty streets of inner city Liverpool are excellently depicted and the growth of relationships in the squad woven into the stories. The burgeoning and ambiguous relationship between de Pauli and Cally is developed through the two stories.

All in all, an excellently acted series that is enjoyable and believable.


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