The Best Of British TV! WLRN Starts New Series Tonight – Last Tango In Halifax!

May 6, 2014

You can find the best of British comedy and drama every Wednesday night on WLRN Channel 17.

Tune in for your favorites Doc Martin and Midsomer Murders, and enjoy the start of season one’s Last Tango in Halifax, featuring award-winning writer Sally Wainwright’s uplifting comedy drama about romance and second chances:

Doc Martin: Perish Together As Fools (8:00 p.m.)  

Doc Martin

Martin is shocked to find Louisa and Aunt Joan knocking at his door before his office has opened. Louisa has had a medical scare and wants Martin's reassurance that everything is fine.

There's something wrong with PC Penhale's older brother, Sam. Elsewhere, Bert Large gives romantic advice to his son, Al, which only makes things worse with Pauline. And at a dinner to discuss her medical research, Edith kisses Martin.

Last Tango in Halifax  (9:00 p.m.)

Last Tango in Halifax

WLRN brings you the first season of Last Tango in Halifax, a series which is full of zesty humor, great characters and glorious dialogue, it’s about timeless love in a very modern setting. Childhood sweethearts Alan and Celia, both widowed and in their 70s, fall for each other all over again when they are reunited on the internet after nearly 60 years.

Midsomer Murders: Birds of Prey, Part 1 (10:00 p.m.)

Midsomer Murders

Troy and Constable Sarah Pearce are in Midsomer investigating a wildlife crime while Barnaby follows up on the discovery of a local man's car — and body — in the river.