Category: Television & radio

Sherwood has exposed undercover policing. Now let’s hear the stories of victims like me | Alison

The TV series casts a welcome spotlight on the spy cops scandal, but the real-life racism, sexism and abuse is still unexplored The BBC crime drama Sherwood signifies the moment our campaign about spy cops abuse has cut through the noise. Set in a “red wall” former mining community in Nottinghamshire, the main storyline follows…
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Sherwood has exposed undercover policing. Now let’s hear the stories of victims like me | Alison

The TV series casts a welcome spotlight on the spy cops scandal, but the real-life racism, sexism and abuse is still unexplored The BBC crime drama Sherwood signifies the moment our campaign about spy cops abuse has cut through the noise. Set in a “red wall” former mining community in Nottinghamshire, the main storyline follows…
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Sherwood has exposed undercover policing. Now let’s hear the stories of victims like me | Alison

The TV series casts a welcome spotlight on the spy cops scandal, but the real-life racism, sexism and abuse is still unexplored The BBC crime drama Sherwood signifies the moment our campaign about spy cops abuse has cut through the noise. Set in a “red wall” former mining community in Nottinghamshire, the main storyline follows…
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Sherwood resonates with its portrayal of divide and rule | Brief letters

James Graham’s BBC One drama | ‘Rinse and repeat’ | Glastonbury lost property | Standing on one leg | Martin Rowson’s fur cups It was the wonderful Lucy Mangan’s initial review of Sherwood that prompted me to watch it, and it didn’t disappoint. However, far from finding the final episode “very slightly underwhelming” as she…
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