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Detectorists. Image shows from L to R: Lance Stater (Toby Jones), Andy Stone (Mackenzie Crook). Copyright: BBC.


BBC Four sitcom about treasure hunters. 19 episodes (3 series), 2014 - 2017. Stars Mackenzie Crook, Toby Jones, Rachael Stirling, Gerard Horan and others.

Catch-up on Episode 6 on BBC iPlayer   Series 2, Christmas Special is repeated on BBC2 today at 10pm

Production Details

Production companies

Channel X

Lola Entertainment

Also known as

The Detectors (Working title)

Laugh track



Suffolk - Location details from Radio Times

Framlingham - Details

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 2nd October 2014 on BBC Four at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 13th December 2017 on BBC Four at 10pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 2 Episode 7: Today at 10pm on BBC2
  2. Series 3 Episode 1: Sunday 31st December at 10pm on BBC4
  3. Series 3 Episode 2: Sunday 31st December at 10:30pm on BBC4
  4. Series 3 Episode 3: Sunday 31st December at 11pm on BBC4
  5. Series 3 Episode 4: Sunday 31st December at 11:30pm on BBC4
  6. Series 3 Episode 5: Monday 1st January at 12am on BBC4
  7. Series 3 Episode 6: Monday 1st January at 12:30am on BBC4

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