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You asked and we listened! WDSE·WRPT is proud to present some of the best-loved shows from across the pond!

Announcing Doc Martin!

Season 8 is coming to WDSE·WRPT's British Takeover Night starting Saturday, May 25!
Doc Martin is a medical comedy drama series set in the fictional seaside village of Portwenn about a cranky but much beloved local doctor.

When to Watch:

Week of May 25th - 31st

PBS North
Saturday at 8pm
Sunday at 6pm
Thursday at 12am
Friday at 11:30pm

PBS Explore
Saturday at 9pm
Monday at 11pm
Thursday at 10am

When to Watch in June (after June 15):

PBS North
Saturdays at 7pm
Sundays at 6pm
Thursdays at midnight

PBS Explore
Saturdays at 8pm
Mondays at 11pm
Thursdays at 10am

We're also proud to bring you Season 5 of Vera

Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope is a disheveled but sharp employee of the fictional Northumberland and City Police.

When to Watch:

PBS North
Sundays at 2:30pm

PBS Explore
Fridays at 9am
Saturdays at 6:30pm
Sundays at 8:30pm

Saturday Nights are British Takeover Night!

After "Doc Martin", stick around for your other favorite British crime solvers, like "Father Brown" and Reverend Sidney Chambers and Inspector Geordie Keating on "Grantchester".

See below for more information about these great shows, as well as additional air dates and times.

Father Brown

We join Father Brown for season seven as he uses his sharp intellect to solve the biggest crimes in the the fictional British town of Kembleford.

When to Watch in May:

PBS North
Saturdays at 9pm
Sundays at 10pm
Tuesdays at Noon

PBS Explore
Saturdays at 8pm
Mondays at 8am

When to Watch in June (after June 15):

PBS North
Saturdays at 8pm
Sundays at 3pm (just 6/16) & 10pm
Tuesdays at midnight

PBS Explore
Saturdays at 9pm
Mondays at 8am

Grantchester

James Norton dons his priestly collar and Robson Green his rumpled raincoat as the improbable crime-fighting team, Reverend Sidney Chambers and Inspector Geordie Keating, bringing justice and spiritual nourishment to early 1950s England.

When to Watch:

PBS North
Saturdays at 10pm

When to Watch in June (after June :

PBS North
Saturdays at 9pm
Sundays at 4pm


More Great Titles To Come!

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