Vicky McClure

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Trigger Point review – utterly preposterous … but what a blast
Vicky McClure and Adrian Lester star in this slick police thriller full of bomb factories and banter. Just go in thinking CSI: Peckham or Line of Bomb Duty and you’ll have a great time

Lucy Mangan

23, Jan, 2022 @10:00 PM

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Trigger Point: Vicky McClure’s bomb disposal thriller will turn you into an expert copper, sarge
Banter. Grit. An ex-Line of Duty star sweating her topknot off. Forty-five minutes of this detective drama and you’ll be fairly confident you can disarm a nail bomb

Joel Golby

22, Jan, 2022 @7:00 AM

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‘Just go for it. Have a shot. I did – I started with nothing’: at home with Vicky McClure
Line of Duty has made her primetime royalty and one of the UK’s most watched actors. Now Vicky McClure is paying it forward to a new generation of working-class talent

Terri White

15, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Will they, won’t they?: Line of Duty ‘Flemson’ dynamic draws in fans
Show has turned UK into nation of detectives, not least to dissect Kate Fleming and Jo Davidson’s relationship

Lanre Bakare Arts and culture correspondent

01, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Line of Duty review – bent-copper bashers prepare to suck diesel
Hastings, Arnott and Fleming return to expose police corruption, with Kelly Macdonald in tow. If it avoids narrative knottiness, this could be the best series yet

Lucy Mangan

21, Mar, 2021 @10:00 PM

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Line of Duty recap series six episode one – oh AC-12, how we've missed you
Hastings, Arnott and Fleming are back with some new faces – and yet more bent coppers – but it’s far from happy families for the anti-corruption trio

Sarah Hughes

21, Mar, 2021 @10:00 PM

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Martin Compston: 'Steve Arnott thinks he's Sherlock Holmes, one of the great detectives'
The Line of Duty star on how the new series goes back to basics, the thrill of working with Kelly Macdonald, and why he wouldn’t go to drama school

Michael Hogan

21, Mar, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Kelly Macdonald: ‘I’m beyond sex scenes now. I just play detectives’
She shot to fame in Trainspotting, and has starred in Gosford Park, Boardwalk Empire and even as a Disney princess. So why did the Scottish actor panic about her new role in Line Of Duty?

Emma Brockes

06, Mar, 2021 @8:00 AM

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The week in TV: Taskmaster; Dementia Choir at Christmas; The Year That Changed Love; Nadiya's American Adventure
An unmissable comedy challenge, a gentle spotlight on people with dementia, and Nadiya warms up America

Euan Ferguson

20, Dec, 2020 @9:30 AM

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Vicky McClure: Our Dementia Choir at Christmas review – magic of music returns some sparkle
The Line of Duty star revisits some of those who took part in her Dementia Choir concert and finds the pandemic has taken an emotional toll

Lucy Mangan

16, Dec, 2020 @8:00 PM

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TV tonight: Gordon Ramsay gets stuck into some Sami delights
The chef and his colleagues sample reindeer’n’mash in Lapland. Plus: Vicky McClure’s Dementia Choir at Christmas explores music’s healing power. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Ali Catterall, Phil Harrison, Graeme Virtue and Paul Howlett

16, Dec, 2020 @6:10 AM

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Let men be free to admit vulnerability | Letter
Letter: Responding to Lucy Mangan’s review of I Am Nicola, Susan Seager argues that Adam’s failure to make his partner happy does not make him a monster

Letters

29, Jul, 2019 @4:50 PM

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