Episodes

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20091219 BT=1430 (BBC7)

Victorian detective James McLevy investigates a supernatural thief haunting the streets of Edinburgh. Stars Brian Cox.

Victorian detective James McLevy investigates a supernatural thief haunting Edinburgh.

Burning Question20040421 BT=1100 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20040422 BT=0200 Duration=45 (BBC7)

Time is running out for McLevy; an unsolved murder is bringing vigilantes onto the streets.

Time is running out for McLevy; an unsolved murder is bringing vigilantes onto the streets.

Christmas Special20101224 (BBC7)
20101225 (BBC7)

Victorian detective James McLevy investigates a supernatural thief haunting the streets of Edinburgh. Stars Brian Cox.

Victorian detective James McLevy investigates a supernatural thief haunting Edinburgh.

01 OF 4A Good Walk Spoilt20040422 BT=1100 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20040423 BT=0200 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20050113 BT=1100 (BBC7)
20050114 BT=0200 (BBC7)
20051125 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20051126 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20060524 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060525 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20070112 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20070113 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071107 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071107 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071108 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080710 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080710 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080711 BT=0215 (BBC7)

Detective McLevy walks the streets of Victorian Edinburgh solving crime. This time ghosts make an appearance.

A body is found on Leith Links on the eve of a major golf championship. But McLevy is no fan of the Royal and Ancient Game.

A body is found on Leith Links on the eve of a major golf championship. But McLevy is no fan of the Royal and Ancient Game.

A body is found on Leith Links on the eve of a major golf championship. But McLevy is no fan of the Royal and Ancient Game.

McLevy contemplates spring, a murder on the links, and a game of golf with desperate stakes. Episode 1 of 4.

David Ashton's Victorian detective, based on real-life Edinburgh policeman Inspector James McLevy. Episode 1 of 4.

David Ashton's Victorian detective, based on real-life Edinburgh policeman Insp James McLevy.

After a murder on the links, the Victorian detective contemplates a game of golf with desperate stakes. Starring Brian Cox. Episode 1 of 4.

01 OF 4For Unto Us20050107 BT=1100 (BBC7)
20050108 BT=0200 (BBC7)
20051121 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20051122 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20060518 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060519 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071101 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071101 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071102 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080704 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080704 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080705 BT=0215 (BBC7)

Detective McLevy walks the streets of Victorian Edinburgh solving crime. This time ghosts make an appearance.

Detective McLevy walks the streets of Victorian Edinburgh solving crime. This time ghosts make an appearance. Episode 1 of 4.

The Edinburgh sleuth hits the Victorian streets on the trail of an ingenious cat-burglar. Brian Cox stars as Inspector McLevy. Episode 1 of 4.

Detective McLevy walks the streets of Victorian Edinburgh solving crime. This time ghosts make an appearance.

04Servant Of The Crown20051206 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20051207 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20060602 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060603 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20070123 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20070124 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071116 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071116 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071117 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080721 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080721 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080722 BT=0215 (BBC7)

McLevy and Mulholland join Her Majesty's protection squad in a desperate hunt for a deadly assassin. Episode 4 of 4.

With a royal visit due, the detective joins Her Majesty's protection squad to hunt down a deadly assassin. Starring Brian Cox. Episode 4 of 4.

0101For Unto Us20071101 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071101 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071101 (BBC7)
20090401 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20090401 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090402 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20100910 (BBC7)
20100911 (BBC7)
20111224 (BBC7)
20111225 (BBC7)
20140527 (BBC7)
20140528 (BBC7)

The Edinburgh sleuth hits the Victorian streets on the trail of an ingenious cat-burglar. Brian Cox stars as Inspector McLevy.

. The Edinburgh sleuth hits the Victorian streets on the trail of an ingenious cat-burglar.

. The Edinburgh sleuth hits the Victorian streets on the trail of an ingenious cat-burglar.

Synopsis

The Edinburgh Inspector hits the Victorian streets on the trail of an ingenious cat-burglar. Brian Cox stars as David Ashton's sleuth.

The Edinburgh inspector hits the Victorian streets on the trail of an ingenious cat-burglar. Brian Cox stars as David Ashton's sleuth.

Detective McLevy walks the streets of Victorian Edinburgh solving crime. This time ghosts make an appearance. Episode 1 of 4.

0102The Trophy Club20040419 BT=1100 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20040420 BT=0200 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20050110 BT=1100 (BBC7)
20051122 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20051123 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20060519 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060520 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071102 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071102 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071102 (BBC7)
20071103 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080707 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080707 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080708 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090402 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20090402 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090403 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20100913 (BBC7)
20100914 (BBC7)
20111231 (BBC7)
20120101 (BBC7)
20140528 (BBC7)
20140529 (BBC7)

Blocked in his efforts to solve the murder of a prostitute, McLevy unwisely decides to bend the rules, with bitter consequences.

. Blocked in his efforts to solve the murder of a prostitute, McLevy bends the rules.

Synopsis

. Blocked in his efforts to solve the murder of a prostitute, McLevy bends the rules.

Blocked in his efforts to solve a prostitute's murder, the detective bends the rules with bitter consequences. With Brian Cox.

Blocked in his efforts to solve a prostitute's murder, the detective bends the rules with bitter consequences. With Brian Cox.

Blocked in his efforts to solve the murder of a prostitute, McLevy unwisely decides to bend the rules with bitter consequences.

Blocked in his efforts to solve the murder of a prostitute, McLevy unwisely decides to bend the rules. Episode 2 of 4.

Blocked in his efforts to solve the murder of a prostitute, McLevy unwisely decides to bend the rules, with bitter consequences. Episode 2 of 4.

Blocked in his efforts to solve the murder of a prostitute, McLevy decides to bend the rules, with bitter consequences. Episode 2 of 4.

0103The Second Shadow20040420 BT=1100 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20040421 BT=0200 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20050111 BT=1100 (BBC7)
20050112 BT=0200 (BBC7)
20051123 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20051124 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20060522 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060523 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071105 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071105 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071105 (BBC7)
20071106 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080708 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080708 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080709 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090403 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20090403 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090404 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20100914 (BBC7)
20100915 (BBC7)
20120107 (BBC7)
20120108 (BBC7)
20140529 (BBC7)
20140530 (BBC7)

. The Edinburgh detective must secure some rapid counterfeiter convictions.

The Edinburgh detective must secure some rapid counterfeiter convictions, but he's distracted by a woman. Starring Brian Cox.

The detective must secure some rapid convictions, but he's distracted by a woman.

The Edinburgh detective must secure some rapid counterfeiter convictions, but he's distracted by a woman. Starring Brian Cox.

McLevy is under pressure to secure rapid convictions. But his mind is more on the deliciously immoral Jean Brash.

McLevy is under pressure to secure rapid convictions. But his mind is more on the deliciously immoral Jean Brash. Episode 3 of 4.

McLevy is under pressure to secure rapid convictions. But his mind is more on the deliciously immoral Jean Brash.

0104 LASTThe Burning Question20050112 BT=1100 (BBC7)
20050113 BT=0200 (BBC7)
20051124 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20051125 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20060523 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060524 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071106 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071106 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071106 (BBC7)
20071107 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080709 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080709 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080710 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090406 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090406 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090407 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20100915 (BBC7)
20100916 (BBC7)
20120114 (BBC7)
20120115 (BBC7)
20140530 (BBC7)
20140531 (BBC7)

An unsolved murder is bringing vigilantes onto the streets. Time is running out for the Edinburgh detective. Stars Brian Cox.

. An unsolved murder is bringing vigilantes onto the streets. Stars Brian Cox.

. An unsolved murder is bringing vigilantes onto the streets. Stars Brian Cox.

An unsolved murder is bringing vigilantes onto the streets. Time is running out.

Time is running out for McLevy, with an unsolved murder bringing vigilantes onto the streets. Episode 4 of 4.

Time is running out for McLevy, an unsolved murder is bringing vigilantes onto the streets. Episode 4 of 4.

0201A Good Walk Spoilt20090407 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090407 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090408 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20100916 (BBC7)
20100917 (BBC7)
20120121 (BBC7)
20120122 (BBC7)

After a murder on the links, the Victorian detective contemplates a game of golf with desperate stakes. Starring Brian Cox.

. After a murder on the links, the McLevy contemplates a game of golf with desperate stakes.

. After a murder on the links, the McLevy contemplates a game of golf with desperate stakes.

. After a murder on the links, McLevy contemplates a game of golf with desperate stakes.

0202Wild Justice20040423 BT=1100 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20040424 BT=0200 Duration=45 (BBC7)
20050114 BT=1100 (BBC7)
20050115 BT=0200 (BBC7)
20060525 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060526 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20070115 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20070116 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071108 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071108 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071109 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080711 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080711 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080712 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090408 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090408 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090409 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20100917 (BBC7)
20100918 (BBC7)
20120128 (BBC7)
20120129 (BBC7)

Stretching out his bony hand towards him, a ghost from the past returns to haunt the Victorian detective. Starring Brian Cox.

. Stretching out his bony hand towards him, a ghost from the past returns to haunt McLevy.

. Stretching out his bony hand towards him, a ghost from the past returns to haunt McLevy.

. Stretching out a bony hand towards him, a ghost from the past returns.

Stretching out a bony hand towards him, a ghost from the past returns to haunt the Victorian detective. Starring Brian Cox.

McLevy is haunted by a ghost from his past, a criminal spectre who stretches his bony hand towards him, hungry for revenge.

David Ashton's Victorian detective, based on real-life Edinburgh policeman Inspector James McLevy.

Stretching out his bony hand towards him, a ghost from the past returns to haunt the Victorian detective. Starring Brian Cox. Episode 2 of 4.

McLevy is haunted by a ghost from his past, a spectre who stretches his bony hand towards him, hungry for revenge. Episode 2 of 4.

McLevy is haunted by a ghost from his past, a criminal spectre who stretches his bony hand towards him, hungry for revenge. Episode 2 of 4.

0203The Wild Spark20050117 BT=1100 (BBC7)
20060526 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060527 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20070116 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20070117 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071109 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071109 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071110 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080714 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080714 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080715 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090409 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090409 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090410 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20100920 (BBC7)
20100921 (BBC7)
20120204 (BBC7)
20120205 (BBC7)

When a tobacco warehouse goes up in smoke, the Victorian detective sets out to investigate. Starring Brian Cox.

. When a tobacco warehouse goes up in smoke, the Victorian detective sets out to investigate

. When a tobacco warehouse goes up in smoke, the Victorian detective sets out to investigate

When an Edinburgh tobacco warehouse goes up in smoke, the Victorian detective sets out to investigate. Starring Brian Cox.

McLevy deals with a warehouse of tobacco that has mysteriously gone up in smoke, and Constable Mulholland pursues the fair Emily.

When a tobacco warehouse goes up in smoke, the Victorian detective sets out to investigate. Starring Brian Cox. Episode 3 of 4.

Constable Mulholland is in pursuit of the fair Emily, while McLevy investigates a tobacco warehouse that has gone up in smoke. Episode 3 of 4.

Constable Mulholland is in pursuit of Emily, while McLevy investigates a tobacco warehouse that's gone up in smoke. Episode 3 of 4.

Constable Mulholland is in pursuit of Emily, while McLevy investigates a tobacco warehouse that has gone up in smoke. Episode 3 of 4.

Constable Mulholland is in pursuit of Emily, while McLevy investigates a tobacco warehouse that has gone up in smoke. Episode 3 of 4.

0204 LASTStab In The Back20050118 BT=1100 (BBC7)
20050119 BT=0200 (BBC7)
20060529 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060530 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20070117 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20070118 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071112 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071112 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071113 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080715 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080715 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080716 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090410 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090410 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090411 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20100921 (BBC7)
20100922 (BBC7)
20120211 (BBC7)
20120212 (BBC7)

The Victorian detective faces a desperate race against time, as a hired killer roams Leith's dark alleys. Starring Brian Cox.

. McLevy faces a desperate race against time, as a hired killer roams Leith's dark alleys.

. McLevy faces a desperate race against time, as a hired killer roams Leith's dark alleys.

Has McLevy finally nailed the Countess? What will happen to Jean Brash? Tragedy is on the cards in the last episode of series two.

Has McLevy nailed the Countess? What will happen to Jean Brash? Tragedy is on the cards in the conclusion of this case. Episode 4 of 4.

Has McLevy finally nailed the Countess? What will happen to Jean Brash? Tragedy is on the cards. Episode 4 of 4.

Has McLevy finally nailed the Countess? What will happen to Jean Brash? Tragedy is on the cards in the conclusion of this case. Episode 4 of 4.

The Victorian detective faces a desperate race against time, as a hired killer roams Leith's dark alleys. Starring Brian Cox. Episode 4 of 4.

0301Behind The Curtain20060530 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060531 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20070118 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20070119 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071113 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071113 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071113 (BBC7)
20071114 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080716 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080716 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080717 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090629 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090629 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090630 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20120714 (BBC7)
20120715 (BBC7)

When a theatrical first lady receives a chilling death threat, the Victorian detective investigates. Starring Brian Cox.

. When a theatrical first lady receives a chilling death threat, the detective investigates.

When a theatrical first lady receives a chilling death threat, the detective investigates.

New series of stories about David Ashton's Victorian detective. Based on real-life policeman James McLevy. Episode 1 of 4.

When a theatrical first lady receives a chilling death threat, the Victorian detective investigates. Starring Brian Cox. Episode 1 of 4.

0302A Voice From The Grave20060531 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060601 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20070119 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20070120 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071114 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071114 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071114 (BBC7)
20071115 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080717 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080717 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080718 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090630 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090630 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090701 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20120721 (BBC7)
20120722 (BBC7)

Summertime, a mystery lover, naughty photos and a nasty murder. The Victorian detective is feeling the heat. With Brian Cox.

. Summertime, a mystery lover, naughty photos and a nasty murder. McLevy is feeling the heat

Summertime, a mystery lover, naughty photos and a nasty murder. McLevy is feeling the heat

Detective story. Inspector McLevy investigates the murder of a butcher's wife. Episode 2 of 4.

Scorching sunshine, a murder, naughty photos and a mystery lover. The Victorian detective feels the heat. Starring Brian Cox. Episode 2 of 4.

Detective tale based on real-life policeman Inspector McLevy. In this episode, he probes the murder of a butcher's wife. Episode 2 of 4.

Detective story based on real-life policeman Inspector McLevy. In this episode, he probes the murder of a butcher's wife. Episode 2 of 4.

Detective story based on real-life policeman Inspector McLevy. In this episode, he investigates the murder of a butcher's wife. Episode 2 of 4.

0303The Dark Shadow20051205 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20051206 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20060601 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20060602 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20070122 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20070123 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20071115 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20071115 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20071115 (BBC7)
20071116 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20080718 BT=1015 (BBC7)
20080718 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20080719 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20090701 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090701 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090702 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20120728 (BBC7)
20120729 (BBC7)

. A jewel theft brings an infamous criminal within the detective's grasp. Starring Brian Cox

A jewel theft brings an infamous criminal within the detective's grasp, but a white witch prophesises doom. Starring Brian Cox.

A jewel theft brings an infamous criminal within the detective's grasp. Starring Brian Cox

A jewel theft brings an infamous criminal within the detective's grasp, but a white witch prophesises doom. Starring Brian Cox.

A jewel theft brings an infamous criminal within McLevy's grasp. But then a white witch prophesies doom. Episode 3 of 4.

A jewel theft brings an infamous criminal within the detective's grasp, but a white witch prophesies doom. Starring Brian Cox. Episode 3 of 4.

A jewel theft brings an infamous criminal within McLevy's grasp. But then a white witch prophesises doom. Episode 3 of 4.

0304 LASTServant Of The Crown20071116 (BBC7)
20090702 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090702 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090703 BT=0215 (BBC7)
20120804 (BBC7)
20120805 (BBC7)

With a royal visit due, the detective joins Her Majesty's protection squad to hunt down a deadly assassin. Starring Brian Cox.

. With a royal visit due, McLevy joins Her Majesty's protection squad to find an assassin.

With a royal visit due, McLevy joins Her Majesty's protection squad to find an assassin.

0401A Piece Of Cake20090703 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090703 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090704 BT=0215 (BBC7)

A famed chef is the toast of the city, but the Victorian detective investigates when murder is on the menu. Starring Brian Cox.

. A chef is the toast of the city, but the McLevy investigates when murder is on the menu.

0402The Sea Change20090706 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090706 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090707 BT=0215 (BBC7)

The town fair's star attraction is a beautiful mermaid, but the detective realises something fishy is going on. Stars Brian Cox.

. The town fair's star attraction is a beautiful mermaid, but something fishy is going on.

0403Sins Of The Fathers20090707 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090707 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090708 BT=0215 (BBC7)

A runaway bridegroom and a blackmailer spark trouble for the detective and danger for Constable Mulholland. Stars Brian Cox.

. A runaway bridegroom and a blackmailer spark trouble for the detective. Stars Brian Cox.

0404The Devil's Disguise

0404 LASTThe Devil's Disguise20090708 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20090708 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20090709 BT=0215 (BBC7)

With an outbreak of street robbery at razor-point, the Devil comes a-calling for the detective on Halloween. Stars Brian Cox.

. With an outbreak of street robbery at razor-point, the Devil comes a-calling for McLevy.

With an outbreak of street robbery at razor-point, the Devil comes a-calling for McLevy.

0501To Keep Him Honest20091026 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20091026 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20091027 BT=0215 (BBC7)

With big bets on a champion boxing bout, the local crooks keep Edinburgh's Victorian detective a busy man. Stars Brian Cox.

. With big bets on a champion boxing bout, the local crooks keep McLevy busy.

0502Picture Of Innocence20091027 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20091027 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20091028 BT=0215 (BBC7)

The Victorian detective probes a high court judge's murder, as his allegedly cheating wife claims her innocence. With Brian Cox.

. McLevy probes a judge's murder, as his allegedly cheating wife claims her innocence.

0503The Chosen One20091028 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20091028 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20091029 BT=0215 (BBC7)

'The Princess of the Occult' is an Edinburgh sell-out, but the Victorian detective wonders if she's a fraud. Stars Brian Cox.

. 'The Princess of the Occult' is an Edinburgh sell-out, but McLevy wonders if she's a fake.

0504 LASTThe Reckoning20091029 BT=1115 (BBC7)
20091029 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20091030 BT=0215 (BBC7)

As Jean prepares for a wedding, someone wants revenge - but death stalks the detective as he investigates. Stars Brian Cox.

. As Jean prepares for a wedding, someone wants revenge - but death stalks the detective.