A look at the British government in the midst of a terrible crisis. As widespread power outages cause chaos and threaten lives across the country, the COBRA committee comprised of the UK's leading experts and politicians, gathers to find a way to turn the lights back on. On the backdrop of violent unrest in the streets, difficult decisions will need to be made against the clock if the country is to survive.
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A political drama set in Westminster. Prime Minister Robert Sutherland, (Carlyle), and Chief of Staff Anna Marshall, (Hamilton), have to cope with political attacks from opponents and family pressures while dealing with a national emergency. Filming for the series has taken part in St. George's Square, Huddersfield and Victoria Square, Bolton. See more
The chief constable wears medal ribbons on his outer jacket. In British uniformed departments medal ribbons are worn only on tunics; not on shirts or jerseys, and never on foul weather jackets or the like. See more
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