January 7th, 2013

Doctor Who - The Snowmen pic

In today's news: Murder rate in Oxford due to soar for next six weeks.

In other words - the good news: New series of Lewis starts tonight.

The bad news: It's the last series. (On the other hand, last year's pilot of Endeavour has led to a full series, but I honestly was a lot less excited about that than I am about Lewis.)

The even worse news: For some bizarre reason, they've decided to abandon the usual "1 x 2-hour story per week" format, and are instead broadcasting 1 x 1-hour episode (2 episodes per story) per week. I know. Rhyme or reason have obviously been checked in at the door...