The Thick Of It

September 2020

Season 3, Episode 2

4.0 4 x
Nicola Murray has only been in the unpopular role of Secretary of State for one week when disaster strikes. Someone in her department has wiped the entire immigration records of more than 170,000 people.

Season 3, Episode 1

3.0 4 x
Lowly MP Nicola Murray steps up to take on an unpopular Cabinet post when all else shun it and the Prime Minister's chief enforcer finds he has his hands full managing this keen and idealistic minister.

Season 2, Episode 1

3.0 9 x
During a routine visit to a local factory, Hugh and Glenn find themselves in the firing line of a very angry woman. Glenn loses his temper, only later to realise that the press filmed the whole incident.
August 2020

Season 1, Episode 3

4.0 2 x
Social Services Minister Hugh Abbot's ownership of a second home threatens the credibility of his own Housing Bill, currently being debated in the House of Commons.

Season 1, Episode 2

3.0 5 x
When an unflattering story about the Minister for Social Affairs is published, accusing him of being 'out of his depth', his department decides that the best tactic of defence is a new policy announcement.

Season 1, Episode 1

4.0 10 x
The newly appointed Minister for Social Affairs has his work cut out for him. He's under intense media scrutiny and the potential wrath of the PM's Chief Political Advisor.
July 2019

Season 4, Episode 5

3.0 26 x
With Nicola Murray and Peter Mannion both on the back foot after the unravelling of the key-worker housing sell-off policy there's inevitably going to be a scramble for the moral high-ground.

Season 4, Episode 4

3.0 7 x
With Nicola safely on a train to attend the party's Here 2 Hear in far-flung Bradford, Malcolm is free to launch his latest plot.

Season 4, Episode 2

3.0 5 x
With Glenn gone, Nicola Murray is busy breaking in her new policy advisor, Helen Hatley. When Helen is accidentally photographed holding notes from an ideas meeting, Nicola is understandably angry.
June 2019

Season 4, Episode 1

3.0 8 x
Peter Mannion, the Secretary of State for Social Affairs, gets told to launch his Coalition partner Fergus's new 'Networked Nation' policy at a school.