Preview – Murder on the Blackpool Express

Murder on the Blackpool Express
Murder On The Blackpool Express - Sian Gibson as Gemma and Johnny Vegas as Terry. ©UKTV

This one-off feature length comedy drama certainly has been able to get a top quality cast, with Johnny Vegas, Griff Rhys Jones, Sian Gibson, Kevin Eldon and Mark Heap among the names.

It follows Terry (Vegas), a unhappy coach driver whose only passion is trying to the win the love of tour organiser Gemma (Gibson). Their latest job is a coach trip to Blackpool as part of a book tour by murder mystery writer David Van Der Clane (Jones) which sees him travelling with his biggest fans.

However, along the way one of the passengers is killed mysteriously. Soon the bodies are piling up and Terry decides to try and solve the case in order to save everyone and to win Gemma’s affections.

Murder on the Blackpool Express is on Gold at 21.30.