Set in the North East of Britain in the 1960s, Inspector George Gently (Martin Shaw) is a growling detective hero who is at odds with the changes the decade has brought.
Gently has seen it all before. The North East hasn't...
Think the 1960s are all peace, love and long hair?
Why the 60s-set series about a London copper going up north is a must-watch.
He’s charming, honourable and an all-round hero, but with an edge too.
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