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Silent Witness Series 23

Thursdays 8.30pm

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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 1, Series 23

Saturday August 15 at 8:25am

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 August 15 at 9:30am

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 August 15 at 10:40am

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 August 15 at 11:45am

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 August 15 at 12:55pm

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 August 15 at 2:00pm

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 August 15 at 3:05pm

Hope, Part 1

Episode 7 | Series 23

Drama series about a team of forensic pathologists.

Episode 8, Series 23

Saturday August 15 at 4:15pm

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 August 15 at 5:20pm

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 August 15 at 6:30pm

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 1, Series 23

Saturday August 15 at 11:45pm

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

Sunday August 16 at 12:50am

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 August 16 at 2:00am

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 August 16 at 3:05am

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 August 16 at 4:15am

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 August 16 at 5:20am

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

Sunday August 16 at 6:25am

Hope, Part 1

Episode 7 | Series 23

Drama series about a team of forensic pathologists.

Episode 8, Series 23

Sunday August 16 at 7:30am

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

Sunday August 16 at 8:35am

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

Sunday August 16 at 9:40am

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 7, Series 21

Monday August 17 at 9:55pm

One Day - Part 1

Episode 7 | Series 21

A care home resident is implicated after a fatal road crash. The investigation should be straightforward, but the forensic evidence suggests foul play.

Episode 8, Series 21

Monday August 17 at 11:00pm

One Day - Part 2

Episode 8 | Series 21

The team are determined to uncover the truth about unexplained deaths of patients at a care home. Clarissa allows herself to be admitted to the care home in order to investigate.

Episode 9, Series 21

Monday August 24 at 9:35pm

Family - Part 1

Episode 9 | Series 21

Nikki, Jack, Thomas and Clarissa are just settling down for their respective festive celebrations when they are interrupted by a call-out to a tragedy at a family home.

Episode 10, Series 21

Monday August 24 at 10:40pm

Family - Part 2

Episode 10 | Series 21

With the conclusion of a challenging Christmas, the team are reunited with their families. Nikki learns that her colleagues have bought her a present.

Episode 1, Series 22

Monday August 31 at 9:35pm

Two Spirits, Part One

Episode 1 | Series 22

Forensic crime drama series. Nikki and the Lyell unit are called in to investigate an attack against a transgender man.

Episode 2, Series 22

Monday August 31 at 10:40pm

Two Spirits, Part Two

Episode 2 | Series 22

A mistake has been made during the course of the investigation, and Thomas is targeted as a scapegoat.

Episode 1, Series 17

Wednesday September 2 at 4:25pm

Commodity Part 1

Episode 1 | Series 17

Top-flight footballer Isaac Dreyfus' days at the top are numbered when a sex tape links him to the brutal murder of a young woman, threatening to destroy his reputation and marriage…

Episode 1, Series 17

Thursday September 3 at 12:25am

Commodity Part 1

Episode 1 | Series 17

Top-flight footballer Isaac Dreyfus' days at the top are numbered when a sex tape links him to the brutal murder of a young woman, threatening to destroy his reputation and marriage…

Episode 1, Series 17

Thursday September 3 at 8:35am

Commodity Part 1

Episode 1 | Series 17

Top-flight footballer Isaac Dreyfus' days at the top are numbered when a sex tape links him to the brutal murder of a young woman, threatening to destroy his reputation and marriage…

Episode 2, Series 17

Thursday September 3 at 4:10pm

Commodity Part 2

Episode 2 | Series 17

Footballer Isaac Dreyfus desperately fights to prove his innocence, whilst disillusioned Adam Freedman turns to a mysterious source for help to avenge the murder of his wife and child…

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