Trueman And Riley

A new four part detective series comes to BBC7 this week, written by thompson_brian.html'>Brian B.

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Robert Daws and Duncan Preston star as D.I.

Trueman and D.S.

Riley.

The stories are set in Leeds where Trueman and Riley solve a case in each episode.

Toby Swift was the producer of this new commission.

Episodes

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The detectives probe a man's disappearance en route to Leeds.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

A man mysteriously disappears en route from London to start a new secret new job in Leeds.

But when detectives Trueman and Riley start to probe, they uncover a deeper mystery...

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Amy Robbins as Janie Tully, John Dougal as Nick Tully and Rachel Bavidge as the Barmaid.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

A new four part detective series comes to BBC7 this week, written by Brian B.

thompson.

Robert Daws and Duncan Preston star as D.I.

Trueman and D.S.

Riley.

The stories are set in Leeds where Trueman and Riley solve a case in each episode.

Toby Swift was the producer of this new commission.The detectives probe a man's disappearance en route to Leeds.

Brian B Thompson's thriller stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

The detectives investigate the disappearance of a man going to Leeds to start a new life.

Detectives Trueman and Riley investigate the mysterious disappearance of a man en route from London to a new life in Leeds.

The detectives probe a man's disappearance en route to Leeds. Brian B Thompson's thriller stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

Toby Swift was the producer of this new commission.

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The detectives probe a man's disappearance en route to Leeds.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

A man mysteriously disappears en route from London to start a new secret new job in Leeds.

But when detectives Trueman and Riley start to probe, they uncover a deeper mystery...

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Amy Robbins as Janie Tully, John Dougal as Nick Tully and Rachel Bavidge as the Barmaid.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

The detectives probe a man's disappearance en route to Leeds.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

A man mysteriously disappears en route from London to start a new secret new job in Leeds.

But when detectives Trueman and Riley start to probe, they uncover a deeper mystery...

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Amy Robbins as Janie Tully, John Dougal as Nick Tully and Rachel Bavidge as the Barmaid.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

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A journalist has fallen from a buildin, but was she pushed? The detectives investigate.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

A journalist has fallen from a building while working on a story, but was she pushed?

Trueman and Riley get a crash course in internet radio, 'citizen journalism' and fat dogs as they seek to find an answer.

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Anthony Glennon ad David, Jasmine Callan as Harriet and Paul Richard Biggin as Aaron.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

A journalist has fallen from a buildin, but was she pushed? The detectives investigate.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

A journalist has fallen from a building while working on a story, but was she pushed?

Trueman and Riley get a crash course in internet radio, 'citizen journalism' and fat dogs as they seek to find an answer.

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Anthony Glennon ad David, Jasmine Callan as Harriet and Paul Richard Biggin as Aaron.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

A journalist has fallen from a buildin, but was she pushed? The detectives investigate.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

A journalist has fallen from a building while working on a story, but was she pushed?

Trueman and Riley get a crash course in internet radio, 'citizen journalism' and fat dogs as they seek to find an answer.

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Anthony Glennon ad David, Jasmine Callan as Harriet and Paul Richard Biggin as Aaron.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

A journalist's fallen from a building - but was she pushed? The detectives investigate.

A journalist has fallen from a building - but was she pushed? The detectives investigate.

Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

A journalist has fallen from a building while working on a story, but was she pushed?

A journalist has fallen from a building while working on a story, but was she pushed? Trueman and Riley are on the case.

A journalist has fallen from a building - but was she pushed? The detectives investigate. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

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Suspicion erupts at a James Bond convention as the detectives search for a stolen ring.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

Suspicion erupts at a James Bond convention as Trueman and Riley go in search of a stolen ring.

Tracy's ring, as worn by Diana Rigg, in 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service' is the 'holy grail' for collectors, but exactly what are they prepared to do to get it?

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Rachel Bavidge as Karen, Paul Rider as Bill, Mark Straker as Gerard, Christine Kavanagh as Jane and Anthony Glennon as the Receptionist.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

Suspicion erupts at a James Bond convention as the detectives search for a stolen ring.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

Suspicion erupts at a James Bond convention as Trueman and Riley go in search of a stolen ring.

Tracy's ring, as worn by Diana Rigg, in 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service' is the 'holy grail' for collectors, but exactly what are they prepared to do to get it?

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Rachel Bavidge as Karen, Paul Rider as Bill, Mark Straker as Gerard, Christine Kavanagh as Jane and Anthony Glennon as the Receptionist.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

Suspicion erupts at a James Bond convention as the detectives search for a stolen ring.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

Suspicion erupts at a James Bond convention as Trueman and Riley go in search of a stolen ring.

Tracy's ring, as worn by Diana Rigg, in 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service' is the 'holy grail' for collectors, but exactly what are they prepared to do to get it?

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Rachel Bavidge as Karen, Paul Rider as Bill, Mark Straker as Gerard, Christine Kavanagh as Jane and Anthony Glennon as the Receptionist.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

Intrigue at a James Bond convention as Trueman and Riley go in search of a stolen ring.

Suspicion erupts at a James Bond convention as the detectives search for a stolen ring. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

Intrigue and suspicion at a James Bond convention as Trueman and Riley go in search of a stolen ring.

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Angry Riley's on a course - putting him on the trail of a familiar ex-con from Hull.

Riley goes to a speed awareness workshop, putting him on the trail of an ex-acquaintance.

An angry Riley's been sent on a speed awareness workshop. But that puts him on the trail of an ex-con from the old days in Hull.

Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

An angry Riley's been sent on a speed awareness workshop.

But that puts him on the trail of an ex-con from the old days in Hull.

Angry Riley's on a course, putting him on the trail of a familiar ex-con from Hull. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

Detective Riley is feeling angry for being sent on a 'speed awareness' workshop.

But that puts him on the trail of ex-con from the old days in Hull - womanising rip-off merchant Frank Butters...

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Sam Dale as Frank Butters, Christine Kavanagh as Melanie, John Dougal as Eric Simonelli, Miranda Keeling as Inez and Jasmine Callan as Svetlana.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

Angry Riley's on a course, putting him on the trail of a familiar ex-con from Hull.

Drama series about two bickering detectives, starring Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

Detective Riley is feeling angry for being sent on a 'speed awareness' workshop.

But that puts him on the trail of ex-con from the old days in Hull - womanising rip-off merchant Frank Butters...

Brian B Thompson's detective series about the ill-matched duo is set in Leeds.

Starring Robert Daws as D.I. Trueman, Duncan Preston as D.S. Riley, Sam Dale as Frank Butters, Christine Kavanagh as Melanie, John Dougal as Eric Simonelli, Miranda Keeling as Inez and Jasmine Callan as Svetlana.

The duo began life on BBC Radio 4 in 2002, with Detective Inspector Trueman called back to work after a nervous breakdown in order to solve a high profile murder case, backed up by Detective Superintendent Riley. This was followed by three new plays in 2005.

Director: Toby Swift

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

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A burglary upsurge on one street sees the duo probe an odd deception amongst students.

A burglary upsurge on one street sees the duo probe an odd deception amongst students. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

The Leeds detectives find themselves on assignment to the Student Crime Prevention Team.

A burglary upsurge on one street sees the duo probe an odd deception amongst students. Brian B Thompson's mystery stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

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As the duo probe an ex-student nearly drowning in Leeds, they unearth an old secret.

As the duo probe an ex-student nearly drowning in Leeds, they unearth an old secret. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

A student reunion turns sour when a man ends up in the canal.

Trueman and Riley investigate.

Trueman and Riley must find out if he fell or was pushed.

As the duo probe the near-drowning of an ex-student in Leeds, they unearth an old secret.

As the duo probe the near-drowning of an ex-student in Leeds, they unearth an old secret. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

A student reunion turns sour when a man ends up in the canal. Trueman and Riley investigate.

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Back at CID, the duo suspect a male hospital midwife of petty thefts from pregnant women.

Trueman and Riley return to CID to deal with a series of thefts from pregnant women.

First in the frame is a male midwife with a gambling habit.

Back at CID, the duo suspect a male hospital midwife of petty thefts from pregnant women. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

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Passions run high as the detectives tackle an arson attack on a Leeds lingerie shop.

Passions run high as the detectives tackle an arson attack on a Leeds lingerie shop. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

Trueman and Riley are called in when a lingerie shop is burned down in an arson attack.

Is Leeds about to suffer an outbreak of war in the world of underwear?

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With a woman missing, the duo are sucked into the virtual world of online role playing. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

With a woman missing, the duo are sucked into the virtual world of online role playing.

Trueman and Riley are sucked into the world of an online role play game.

Trueman and Riley's missing person inquiry takes a strange turn when they are sucked into the world of an online role play game.

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The detectives get a murder case. Only it's a dog - with a past. Starring Robert Daws.

The detectives get a murder case. Only it's a dog - with a past. Brian B Thompson's mystery stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

The detectives get a murder case. Only it's a dog with a past.

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A robbery at a Burlesque Club leaves the duo looking at cherries in a different light.

A robbery at a Burlesque Club leaves the duo looking at cherries in a different light. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

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A man goes missing with 98 grand in bookie's winnings. But no-one seems to know who he is.

A man goes missing with 98 grand in bookie's winnings. But no-one seems to know who he is. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

A man goes missing with £98 grand in bookie's winnings. But no-one seems to know who he is

A man goes missing with £98 grand in bookie's winnings. But no-one seems to know who he is. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston.

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When an environmental activist has an accident, the duo find green issues can be grey.

When an environmental activist is knocked off his bike, the detective duo find green issues can be grey. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

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The duo's investigative skills are tasked by a 14-year-old who's a chip off the old block.

The duo's investigative skills are challenged by a 14-year-old who's more than a chip off the old block. Stars Robert Daws and Duncan Preston

The detectives are challenged by a 14-year-old who's more than a chip off the old block.