Jac pulls out all the stops to try and save baby Freya's life and Oliver makes a decision about his future after a day on Orthopaedics. Show more
A man confesses to murdering his boss despite being unable to remember what happened. Neville determines to uncover the truth and unveil the real killer. Show more
Drama. The discovery of a living body farm makes Boyd realise Stefan is involved in illegal organ transplants. Can Boyd rescue Eve before she loses her heart? Show more
A doctor who commutes between his idyllic Danish home and his work at a Sudanese refugee camp faces conflicts that lead to difficult choices between revenge and forgiveness. Show more
A stage-to-screen film of King Lear, filmed in the round in Manchester. A brutal portrait of a man unravelling - pitted against his daughters, nature and the universe itself. Show more
First part of a two-part story. When a Sudanese presidential candidate goes on hunger strike, the team must race against time to find the Mahdi's skull. Show more
Concluding part. The team discover links between the case of the missing Sudanese skull and the murder of an Iraqi dissident in London. Show more
With one day left to save Boyd and crack the case, everything disappears into desperation as another victim is snatched, right from under our team. Show more
When Detective Superintendent Boyd encounters a woman unable to accept the explanation of her father's death in a terrible car crash, he takes on the case.
New evidence points to suicide but, when Boyd and the team exhume Perry Coleman’s body, DNA tests reveal some disturbing facts that call this into question.
Renovations at a Catholic church reveal a skull buried within the concrete for over 20 years, bringing the team into contact with the church’s community as they investigate.
Set fifteen years before Waking the Dead began, this prequel by Barbara Machin reveals the origins of the iconic cold case team, in a heart-stopping five-part crime thriller. Show more
Barbara Machin's gripping five-part crime thriller continues. Trying to peel back the layers of this old case, criminal profiler Grace Foley must face her own fears. Show more
Day three of the race to save Boyd, and this cold case leaps back to life. The team desperately need Frankie Wharton's forensics to try to find the kidnapper, and save a life. Show more
Mel Silver, a fearless 20-year-old cop, is at the centre of the case of her life. Now, with only two days to find the victim alive, she is determined to push the case on herself. Show more
The case drives Boyd to despair as it opens old wounds, whilst the rest of the team learns that the skeleton and a priest at the church may be related.
25 years ago, Annie Keel confessed to the murder of her husband and her neighbour’s son. When new evidence calls her confession into doubt, Boyd and the team must dig deeper.
Who else was present at the time of the murders? Boyd suspects Keel is covering for someone and forces her to revisit that fateful night in 1975.
When the body of a policewoman missing for a year is pulled from the Thames, Boyd and the team discover that she was being followed by two stalkers.
The team tracks down Debbie's married lover, but he denies killing her. Meanwhile, stalker Chris Redford is ready to confess, but Grace is not convinced he's the guilty man.