The BBC’s Gay Britannia season peaked with its searing docudrama on the Peter Wildeblood trial. Plus a show-stealing Nicole Kidman and how not to craft it yourself
Against the Law (BBC2) | iPlayer
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Nadiya’s British Food Adventure (BBC2) | iPlayer
Craft it Yourself (C4)| All 4
Love Island (ITV2) | ITV Hub
The crucial part I think of Brian Fillis’s screenplay for the searing Against the Law came about two-thirds through, just after the establishment had taken a certain glee in the high-profile buggering (figurative only, though some of the bewigged smirkers might have wished more) of Peter Wildeblood. We cut back to real-life talking heads, gay men in their 80s, remembering.