1. Gently Northern Soul - First Broadcast: 26th August 2012
In Durham, the haven of equality found at the Carlton all-nighter is destroyed when a young black girl, Dolores Kenny, is murdered. Chief Inspector George Gently soon uncovers a disturbing and malevolent racist undercurrent lurking both within the local community and his own police force. Set against the backdrop of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Gently and Bacchus have their eyes opened to the shocking consequences of casual racism as racial tension spirals out of control, leaving a path of destroyed friendships, love affairs and families in its wake. Refusing to let deep-seated prejudices cloud their vision, Gently and Bacchus work tirelessly to unmask how Dolores died.
2. Gently With Class - First Broadcast: 2nd September 2012
The indefatigable Chief Inspector George Gently and his sidekick, John Bacchus experience the inflated authority of their "social betters" firsthand when a beautiful young girl called Ellen Mallam is found dead in the passenger seat of an upturned car registered to local aristocrats, the Blackstones. Gently and Bacchus struggle to untangle a web of secrets as it becomes clear that the driver of the car left Ellen alone to drown in the river in which the car was submerged.
3. The Lost Child - First Broadcast: 9th September 2012
Inspector George Gently and his sergeant, John Bacchus, are given an insight into the complexities of the emotionally-wrought world when the adopted child of a middle-class couple is kidnapped. Suspicion initially falls upon the natural mother – did she 'steal' her own baby back?
4. Gently In The Cathedral - First Broadcast: 16th September 2012
The seismic forces that displaced Gently in 1964 are once more active – and have followed him to Durham. Underworld figure, Rattigan, who Gently sent down all those years ago, has been cleared on the grounds that evidence was fabricated by Gently himself, and now he is hell bent on revenge. Donald McGhee Gently's friend and colleague from the Met appears on the scene – but can Gently trust him?
|Sub Name||Inspector George Gently|
|No. of Discs||4|
|Format||DVD Region 2 (Europe)|