FANS of Brenda Blythyn’s hit show Vera, are thrilled its back on the box.
The smash hit ITV series is now in its twelfth series, and viewers are in for a treat.
Brenda Blethyn heads up the cast on ITV’s VeraRex
How many episodes in Vera series 12?
There are a total of four episodes for series 12 of Vera.
The drama kicks off on ITV this Sunday (January 29, – although the remaining two episodes of season 11 aired over the previous two weeks.
The four self-contained crime stories have once again been inspired by the best-selling novels and characters created by acclaimed crime writer Ann Cleeves.
The show originally aired back in 2011, and has always had national treasure Brenda Blethyn playing the lead role of DCI Vera Stanhope.
What happens in Vera series 12?
Episode 1 – Against The Tide
DCI Vera Stanhope is called to a remote lighthouse where a body has been discovered lashed to a sailboat.
Immediately setting about her investigation, Vera soon discovers that the body is local council enforcement officer and experienced amateur sailor Frank Channing.
A family man, with strong friendships, who was well respected at work, surely this really was just an accident?
However, it’s not long before Vera discovers evidence suggesting foul play.
Vera and her team piece together Frank’s final days and soon discover that his life wasn’t all plain sailing.
Episode 2 – For The Grace Of God
Lance Corporal Conn Burns was a dedicated, diligent and decorated soldier with a loving young family but all of that fell apart when he left the army.
Adapting to civilian life was not easy and after a series of bad life choices, Conn found himself desolate, down and out on the streets of Newcastle.
Attempting to get his life back on track, Conn had recently been making moves that would see him repay old debts, rebuild relationships and get him off the streets.
But a dark secret from his past, and betrayal in the present, has left his future looking uncertain, and deadly.
When is Vera on ITV?
Vera’s season 12’s airs every Sunday night at 9pm on ITV.
The series will conclude on February 19, 2023
You can watch episodes after they have aired on the ITVX or advert free on BritBox, if you have a subscription.