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Silent Witness Series 23

Thursdays 8.30pm

Express from the UK

Show Synopsis

Dr Nikki Alexander and the team at the Lyell Centre must solve five more thrilling mysteries in this award-winning crime drama. A body in the concrete pillar of a car park. A downed plane. Scientific research gone wrong. The cases that end up at the Lyell Centre are rarely straightforward. Initial suspicious are challenged as the evidence mounts, and Nikki and the team must work harder than ever to find the truth.

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Episode 9, Series 20

Saturday April 17 at 9:15pm

Awakening Part 1

Episode 9 | Series 20

Nikki travels to Mexico following the violent death of her friend in a carjacking.

Episode 2, Series 20

Monday April 19 at 7:55am

Identity Part 2

Episode 2 | Series 20

A horrific discovery pits Nikki and Jack against a killer preying on illegal immigrants.

Episode 3, Series 20

Monday April 19 at 4:10pm

Discovery Part 1

Episode 3 | Series 20

Nikki and Jack are at the centre of a media storm when a young schoolteacher disappears.

Episode 3, Series 20

Monday April 19 at 10:50pm

Discovery Part 1

Episode 3 | Series 20

Nikki and Jack are at the centre of a media storm when a young schoolteacher disappears.

Episode 3, Series 20

Tuesday April 20 at 6:20am

Discovery Part 1

Episode 3 | Series 20

Nikki and Jack are at the centre of a media storm when a young schoolteacher disappears.

Episode 4, Series 20

Tuesday April 20 at 4:00pm

Discovery Part 2

Episode 4 | Series 20

Having discovered a link between their cases, the team stumbles on a 20-year-old clue.

Episode 4, Series 20

Wednesday April 21 at 5:00am

Discovery Part 2

Episode 4 | Series 20

Having discovered a link between their cases, the team stumbles on a 20-year-old clue.

Episode 5, Series 20

Wednesday April 21 at 4:20pm

Remembrance Part 1

Episode 5 | Series 20

A body found in the Thames leads Nikki and Jack to a riverside community scarred by grief.

Episode 5, Series 20

Thursday April 22 at 6:15am

Remembrance Part 1

Episode 5 | Series 20

A body found in the Thames leads Nikki and Jack to a riverside community scarred by grief.

Episode 6, Series 20

Thursday April 22 at 4:05pm

Remembrance Part 2

Episode 6 | Series 20

Nikki is blamed for leaking police information, while suspect Aaron goes to ground.

Episode 6, Series 20

Friday April 23 at 4:35am

Remembrance Part 2

Episode 6 | Series 20

Nikki is blamed for leaking police information, while suspect Aaron goes to ground.

Episode 7, Series 20

Friday April 23 at 4:20pm

Covenant Part 1

Episode 7 | Series 20

Clarissa's husband Max is brought to the Lyell Centre to help crack a case.

Episode 7, Series 20

Friday April 23 at 10:25pm

Covenant Part 1

Episode 7 | Series 20

Clarissa's husband Max is brought to the Lyell Centre to help crack a case.

Episode 1, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 7:05am

Deadhead, Part 1

Episode 1 | Series 23

The team find unexpected connections between the death of a former US ambassador in a plane crash and the apparent suicide of a successful businessman.

Episode 2, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 8:10am

Deadhead, Part 2

Episode 2 | Series 23

The team discover a connection between the plane crash and a sinister online forum. Meanwhile, Matt is grieving for his friend, putting his relationship with Nikki under strain.

Episode 3, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 9:15am

Close To Home, Part 1

Episode 3 | Series 23

When the body of a missing teenager is found in a field near his village, Nikki and the Lyell team must determine whether the killer is a stranger or a local.

Episode 4, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 10:20am

Close To Home, Part 2

Episode 4 | Series 23

Investigating the murder of missing teenager Jason Forbes, Nikki and the Lyell team are pressured by police officers who are keen to secure a conviction.

Episode 5, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 11:30am

Seven Times, Part 1

Episode 5 | Series 23

A post-mortem on a victim of domestic violence brings back troubling memories for Nikki.

Episode 6, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 12:50pm

Seven Times, Part 2

Episode 6 | Series 23

When the team's search for Jenny's killer hits a wall, her friends at the women's refuge seek answers. Meanwhile, Thomas makes some friends in high places.

Episode 7, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 2:00pm

Hope, Part 1

Episode 7 | Series 23

Drama series about a team of forensic pathologists.

Episode 8, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 3:10pm

Hope, Part 2

Episode 8 | Series 23

The Lyell team identify the concrete-encased remains as those of Derek Marshall, survived by his wife Sue and sister Ann. Clarissa traces payments to a cryogenics facility, leading…

Episode 9, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 4:20pm

Greater Good, Part 1

Episode 9 | Series 23

Thomas performs a post-mortem on a soldier who died in military training. His investigation takes a turn when he discovers traces of a possible nerve agent.

Episode 10, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 5:25pm

Greater Good, Part 2

Episode 10 | Series 23

Jack is rushed to hospital after collapsing at the scene of a car crash. As he fights for his life, the team must identify the poison to save their friend.

Episode 10, Series 20

Saturday April 24 at 9:15pm

Awakening Part 2

Episode 10 | Series 20

With Nikki locked in a struggle for survival, Jack faces the biggest choice of his life.

Episode 1, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 10:20pm

Deadhead, Part 1

Episode 1 | Series 23

The team find unexpected connections between the death of a former US ambassador in a plane crash and the apparent suicide of a successful businessman.

Episode 2, Series 23

Saturday April 24 at 11:20pm

Deadhead, Part 2

Episode 2 | Series 23

The team discover a connection between the plane crash and a sinister online forum. Meanwhile, Matt is grieving for his friend, putting his relationship with Nikki under strain.

Episode 3, Series 23

Sunday April 25 at 12:20am

Close To Home, Part 1

Episode 3 | Series 23

When the body of a missing teenager is found in a field near his village, Nikki and the Lyell team must determine whether the killer is a stranger or a local.

Episode 4, Series 23

Sunday April 25 at 1:20am

Close To Home, Part 2

Episode 4 | Series 23

Investigating the murder of missing teenager Jason Forbes, Nikki and the Lyell team are pressured by police officers who are keen to secure a conviction.

Episode 5, Series 23

Sunday April 25 at 2:20am

Seven Times, Part 1

Episode 5 | Series 23

A post-mortem on a victim of domestic violence brings back troubling memories for Nikki.

Episode 6, Series 23

Sunday April 25 at 3:10am

Seven Times, Part 2

Episode 6 | Series 23

When the team's search for Jenny's killer hits a wall, her friends at the women's refuge seek answers. Meanwhile, Thomas makes some friends in high places.

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