Brenda Blethyn returns as the unorthodox but brilliant DCI Stanhope in Vera, based on the bestselling Inspector Stanhope novels by Ann Cleeves. Now in its 8th season, Vera and her team are drawn into four more compelling cases: tonight, they investigate a chilling murder scene when the charred remains of a body are discovered in an abattoir incinerator.

Watch it tonight at 10pm on WGBX 44