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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 17

Friday January 24 at 1:15am

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

Friday January 24 at 2:10am

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…

Episode 2, Series 17

Friday January 24 at 9:05am

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…

Episode 3, Series 17

Friday January 24 at 4:20pm

Coup De Grace Part 1

Episode 3 | Series 17

Nikki delivers ground-breaking testimony in the high-profile appeal court case of David Bennetto, a convicted killer who has spent the last six years behind bars for the murder of two…

Episode 4, Series 17

Friday January 24 at 5:20pm

Coup De Grace Part 2

Episode 4 | Series 17

Nikki's professional reputation is on the line when her romantic involvement with lawyer Greg Walker leads her face-to-face with a raging Bennetto.

Episode 3, Series 17

Saturday January 25 at 12:45am

Coup De Grace Part 1

Episode 3 | Series 17

Nikki delivers ground-breaking testimony in the high-profile appeal court case of David Bennetto, a convicted killer who has spent the last six years behind bars for the murder of two…

Episode 1, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 8:45am

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

Saturday January 25 at 9:50am

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 3, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 10:55am

Lift Up Your Hearts, Part One

Episode 3 | Series 22

With new drugs hitting the streets, a head teacher confronts the dealers preying on his community, as the team deal with a surge in drug-related crime.

Episode 4, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 12:00pm

Lift Up Your Hearts, Part Two

Episode 4 | Series 22

When tragedy strikes close to home, it puts head teacher Noah Taylor on a collision course with the criminals responsible.

Episode 5, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 1:05pm

To Brighton, To Brighton: Part One

Episode 5 | Series 22

The Lyell team are summoned to a waste dump in Brighton where a body part has been found. The search is on to recover the other remains.

Episode 6, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 2:10pm

To Brighton, To Brighton: Part Two

Episode 6 | Series 22

The team must painstakingly piece together the evidence and unearth the connections between a diverse range of suspects.

Episode 7, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 3:15pm

Deathmaker, Part One

Episode 7 | Series 22

A shocking incident on a suburban street brings back painful memories for Jack, forcing him to revisit his past.

Episode 8, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 4:20pm

Deathmaker, Part Two

Episode 8 | Series 22

During the team's search for the killer, Jack works alongside an old friend from Northern Ireland, and they uncover a complex conflict.

Episode 9, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 5:25pm

Betrayal Part One

Episode 9 | Series 22

Nikki is humiliated in court when a barrister accuses her of making a serious error in the case of a policeman who may or may not have been murdered.

Episode 10, Series 22

Saturday January 25 at 6:30pm

Betrayal Part Two

Episode 10 | Series 22

When Thomas sides against her findings on a controversial case, Nikki suspects foul play and takes steps to prove her theory.

Episode 5, Series 23

Saturday January 25 at 9:35pm

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 January 25 at 10:40pm

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 5, Series 22

Sunday January 26 at 2:40am

To Brighton, To Brighton: Part One

Episode 5 | Series 22

The Lyell team are summoned to a waste dump in Brighton where a body part has been found. The search is on to recover the other remains.

Episode 6, Series 22

Sunday January 26 at 3:40am

To Brighton, To Brighton: Part Two

Episode 6 | Series 22

The team must painstakingly piece together the evidence and unearth the connections between a diverse range of suspects.

Episode 7, Series 22

Sunday January 26 at 4:40am

Deathmaker, Part One

Episode 7 | Series 22

A shocking incident on a suburban street brings back painful memories for Jack, forcing him to revisit his past.

Episode 8, Series 22

Sunday January 26 at 5:40am

Deathmaker, Part Two

Episode 8 | Series 22

During the team's search for the killer, Jack works alongside an old friend from Northern Ireland, and they uncover a complex conflict.

Episode 9, Series 22

Sunday January 26 at 6:45am

Betrayal Part One

Episode 9 | Series 22

Nikki is humiliated in court when a barrister accuses her of making a serious error in the case of a policeman who may or may not have been murdered.

Episode 10, Series 22

Sunday January 26 at 7:50am

Betrayal Part Two

Episode 10 | Series 22

When Thomas sides against her findings on a controversial case, Nikki suspects foul play and takes steps to prove her theory.

Episode 3, Series 17

Monday January 27 at 4:40am

Coup De Grace Part 1

Episode 3 | Series 17

Nikki delivers ground-breaking testimony in the high-profile appeal court case of David Bennetto, a convicted killer who has spent the last six years behind bars for the murder of two…

Episode 4, Series 17

Monday January 27 at 5:40am

Coup De Grace Part 2

Episode 4 | Series 17

Nikki's professional reputation is on the line when her romantic involvement with lawyer Greg Walker leads her face-to-face with a raging Bennetto.

Episode 5, Series 17

Monday January 27 at 4:25pm

In A Lonely Place Part 1

Episode 5 | Series 17

Nikki and Jack head to Scotland to help earnest rural detective DS Jason Ross investigate the chilling murder of a lap dancer found in a remote forest.

Episode 6, Series 17

Monday January 27 at 5:25pm

In A Lonely Place Part 2

Episode 6 | Series 17

Nikki, Jack and DS Ross find themselves under pressure to urgently close the net on a serial killer abducting young women.

Episode 5, Series 17

Tuesday January 28 at 7:10am

In A Lonely Place Part 1

Episode 5 | Series 17

Nikki and Jack head to Scotland to help earnest rural detective DS Jason Ross investigate the chilling murder of a lap dancer found in a remote forest.

Episode 6, Series 17

Tuesday January 28 at 8:05am

In A Lonely Place Part 2

Episode 6 | Series 17

Nikki, Jack and DS Ross find themselves under pressure to urgently close the net on a serial killer abducting young women.

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