Ashes to Ashes

BBC (ended 2010)




Episode Guide

  • Season 3
    • Episode 8
      Episode 8
      Gene leads an investigation into a diamond heist, but Alex is more interested in finding out what really happened to Sam Tyler. When she disappears, Gene sets off in pursuit, leaving the rest of the team to see through an ambitious sting operation.
    • Episode 7
      Episode 7
      The team raid an illegal drinking den used by members of the ANC, where Ray discovers a dead body. The close-knit group is initially uncooperative, but Gene soon extracts a confession from the group's leader, though he appears to be lying. The team's investigation uncovers both illegal immigration and terrorism. DCI Keats presses Alex into continuing her investigation into Sam Tyler's fate.moreless
    • Episode 6
      Episode 6
      Riot control at a London prison goes badly wrong and Sgt Viv James is taken captive. When Alex's negotiations with the prisoners fail, Gene sends Chris and Ray in under cover with a press contingent.
    • Episode 5
      Episode 5
      Two detectives from Manchester come to London in pursuit of a comedian wanted in connection with the theft of monies from the police widows' fund. Gene is less than welcoming, and is determined to get his hands on their suspect first. Alex takes the opportunity to further her investigation into the disappearance of Sam Tyler.moreless
    • Episode 4
      Episode 4
      Gene is determined to bring a drug-dealer to book, and his actions compromise a detective who has been working deep under cover.
    • Episode 3
      Episode 3
      The team investigates a series of arson attacks in the run-up to the general election. A Falklands veteran, now working as a fireman, is identified as the prime suspect. Alex is still tormented by visions of the mutilated police officer.
    • Episode 2
      Episode 2
      A severed hand is sent to Fenchurch station. Discovering that several women have been murdered, Alex decides to join the dating agency they all used. Alex tries to discover the truth about Sam Tyler's death, but Gene is obstructive.
    • Episode 1
      Episode 1
      Alex soon realises she has not returned home after all, and wakes up in 1983. Gene is on the run, and DCI Jim Keats has arrived from Complaints to investigate CID following the shooting. Newly-promoted DI Ray Carling leads an investigation into the kidnapping of a young girl, and sets up a sting operation. Alex decides that she will have to discover the truth about Gene if she is ever to get back to her own time.moreless
  • Season 2
  • Season 1