Long-running BBC crime drama series about three retired ex-detectives drafted in by a superintendent to help solve cold cases when her budgets are cut. Their old-style policing doesn't always go down well in the modern police force. Starring Dennis Waterman, Amanda Redman, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Tamzin Outhwaite and Denis Lawson. Eva Pope and Sharon Small have both appeared in the show as Clara Bishop and Annabel Tilson respectively. Sophie Thompson also played Ruth Shireen in 2014.