Undateables find love, Silent Witness on the underground and Don’t Drop the Coffin

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Undateables find love, Silent Witness on the underground and Don’t Drop the Coffin

London Live TV Editor Toby Earle shares his top tips for what to watch on the box this week.


The Undateables, Channel 4

The opening episode of Channel 4’s series of the Undateables sees London's Matthew trying to find love.

The 31-year-old has problems with communication due to a stammer.

He also has some strange specific physical requirements of any prospective partner – they need to be 16 inches from shoulder to shoulder.

The show sees Matthew on a date with Jessica and three months later the couple are still together.


Silent Witness, BBC1

The crime solving drama returns to the BBC for an 18th season.

Zoe Telford joins the cast as a DCI with whom lead character Emilia Fox goes up against.

An episode of this season was also filmed on the underground – while it was still being used by the public.


Don’t Drop the Coffin, London Live

This documentary series delves behind the closeted world of the undertaker focussing on south London funeral directors FA Albin and Sons.

This week focusses on the embalming process. 

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