Idris Elba returns as the brooding, renegade cop John Luther

“Is this normal?” asks a doe-eyed new recruit to the “Serious and Serial” crimes unit of the Metropolitan Police. In most circumstances, this would be(...)

Cold Feet reunited (from left): Robert Bathurst, Fay Ripley, John Thomson, Hermione Norris, and Robert Nesbitt. Photograph: ITV

Much has changed since 1997. We may have gained contactless payments, the concept of a Kardashian and four separate peri-peri spice levels, but look a(...)

Bumps a-daisy: Jill Halfpenny, Christine Bottomley, Katherine Parkinson, Hermoine Norris, Taj Atwal and Hannah Midgley in In The Club.

It’s an original drama written by Kay Mellor, of Fat Friends and The Chase, but there’s a lot of box-ticking in In the Club (BBC One, Tuesday). Watchi(...)

Nice spread: Guests listen to a speech by Queen Elizabeth II in honour of President Michael D Higgins. RTÉ’s coverage of the banquet would have benefited from a lighter touch. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Tuesday this week is one of those days when watching TV on a spring-like afternoon doesn’t feel like slacking off. RTÉ’s live coverage of the S(...)