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The Shipman Files: A Very British Crime Story: Episode 3 (S1EP3 BBC Two Wed 30 Sep 2020)



The final edition opens by looking at the first report of the public inquiry into the deaths of Harold Shipman's patients, concluding that while working as a GP he had murdered 260 of them. Chris Wilson explores the reaction to the staggering total, exploring how attention began to focus on the killer as experts and commentators came up with a range of psychological profiles and theories to try to understand why one, seemingly ordinary doctor had killed so many people.

Airdate: Wed 30 Sep 2020 at 9.00pm on BBC Two

Season 1 Episode 3