Tuesday 17 December | 9.00-10.00pm | BBC ONE
Gillian wakes up having slept on the sofa. It is early morning. A quick flashback to last night’s confession to Caroline terrifies her. But much to Gillian’s surprise and relief, Caroline’s filled with empathy. Caroline says they are friends and she won’t turn her in to the police.
Tuesday 17 December | 8.00-9.00pm | BBC ONE
Alan meets Muriel, Celia’s sister after Celia reluctantly invites her to their wedding blessing. Alan learns that bad feeling over Muriel’s husband created distance between the siblings, but he’s not about to let the past get in the way of the present. Surely the two sisters can put their differences aside in light of such a happy day?
At school, Kate tells Caroline that she’d like to know her maternity options as a teacher – she’s 12 weeks pregnant. Caroline’s taken aback by the news and in Kate’s presence, manages to keep her emotions in check. John also has news: Judith is in the early stages of pregnancy. It’s another blow to Caroline who is drifting into an increasingly lonely state, especially with William leaving for University.
Caroline and Gillian offer to Continue reading ‘Last Tango In Halifax – Series 2 – Episode 5’ »
Tuesday 10 December | 8.00-9.00pm | BBC ONE
Following the shocking revelation about Gillian’s past, Celia reassures Alan that he had no option but to keep Gillian’s secret. Isn’t it what all parents would do?
Later on, Alan receives some sad news – his best friend Maurice has died. The passing of a dear friend makes Alan and Celia see the importance of those closest to them and, as a result, they decide to hold a wedding ceremony, this time with all of the people they love, in honour of Maurice.
Kate’s touched when Continue reading ‘Last Tango In Halifax – Series 2 – Episode 4’ »
Tuesday 3 December | 8.00-9.00pm | BBC ONE
Following last week’s shock birth, Raff and his teenage girlfriend Ellie struggle to come to terms with their new parental responsibilities.
Tuesday 26 November | 8.00-9.00pm | BBC ONE
As the BAFTA-winning series continues, we join Alan and Celia at their romantic but secret nuptials.
Having discovered the registry card, Gillian races to the service, as she simply can’t believe Alan and Celia have gone ahead without inviting their nearest and dearest. As she interrupts the ceremony, her outburst unnerves Celia but Alan is determined to carry on. Will they tie the knot?
Later, back at the farm, Gillian apologises for over-reacting but her temper gets the better of her and she lashes out at Celia, making Alan deeply upset.
Raff has some shocking Continue reading ‘Last Tango In Halifax – Series 2 – Episode 2’ »
Tuesday 19 November | 9.00-10.00pm | BBC ONE
Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid return to the BAFTA-winning series as love struck septuagenarians Alan and Celia, who rediscover their love for each other later in life, 60 years after they first met.
Presented by: David Harewood and Damian Lewis
Winner: Last Tango in Halifax
Also Nominated: Ripper Street, Scott and Bailey, Silk
The Arqiva British Academy Television Awards will take place on Sunday 12 May at London’s Royal Festival Hall, hosted by Graham Norton.
Ben Whishaw Richard II (The Hollow Crown) BBC Two
Derek Jacobi Last Tango in Halifax BBC One
Sean Bean Accused (Tracies Story) BBC One
Toby Jones The Girl BBC Two
Anne Reid Last Tango in Halifax BBC One
Rebecca Hall Parades End BBC Two
Sheridan Smith Mrs Biggs ITV
Sienna Miller The Girl BBC Two
Anastasia Hille The Fear Channel 4
Imelda Staunton The Girl BBC Two
Olivia Colman Accused (Mo’s Story) BBC One
Sarah Lancashire Last Tango in Halifax BBC One
Last Tango in Halifax
Sally Wainwright, Nicola Shindler, Karen Lewis
Red Production Company/BBC One
Richard Warlow, Tom Shankland, Stephen Smallwood
Tiger Aspect Productions/BBC One
Scott and Bailey
Red Production Company/ITV
Hilary Salmon, Peter Moffat, Richard Stokes, Jeremy Webb
BBC Productions/BBC One
Tuesday 19 December 9.00-10.00pm BBC ONE
Celia reacts badly to John’s revelation that Caroline’s gay. When Caroline comes to try and talk to Celia about it the next day, Alan is struck and disappointed by Celia’s lack of warmth, kindness or understanding towards her daughter.
Caroline invites Celia and Alan to dinner to meet Kate, and Alan persuades a reluctant Celia to go. Celia makes no effort and speaks bluntly to Kate. Caroline takes Celia aside and their row can be heard at the table. Celia twists something Caroline said about Kate and Kate gets the wrong end of the stick. She leaves feeling humiliated. Everything between her and Caroline is over. Alan is sad and embarrassed that Celia has no misgivings about the damage she’s caused.
Over at Gillian’s farm, Robbie has been invited for
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