Thirteen most shocking moments in TV shows filmed in Calderdale

Here are 13 of the most shocking moments in TV shows filmed in Calderdale

Ahead of the first episode of Gentleman Jack, the latest TV drama to be filmed in Calderdale, hitting our screens, we take a look at thirteen of the most shocking moments to happen in programmes filmed in the borough.

*SPOILER ALERT*. Beware there are spoilers ahead so if you're not caught up with Ackley Bridge, Happy Valley and Last Tango in Halifax then continue at your own risk.

One of Happy Valleys most shocking scenes occurred in the third episode of series one when Police Officer Kirsten McAskill was brutally and repeatedly run over by Tommy Lee Royce.

1. Brutal death of police officer

One of Happy Valleys most shocking scenes occurred in the third episode of series one when Police Officer Kirsten McAskill was brutally and repeatedly run over by Tommy Lee Royce.
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Last Tango in Halifax was known for its feel good nature but it had its fair share of shocking moments. In series three viewers mourned when Kate McKenzie, who was pregnant, died in hospital after being hit by a car.

2. Kate's shock death

Last Tango in Halifax was known for its feel good nature but it had its fair share of shocking moments. In series three viewers mourned when Kate McKenzie, who was pregnant, died in hospital after being hit by a car.
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Channel 4 viewers watching Ackley Bridge in series two were shocked when the schools guidance councillor Sami Qureshi was suddenly stabbed by his former friend Khadim outside his house.

3. Stabbing in the street

Channel 4 viewers watching Ackley Bridge in series two were shocked when the schools guidance councillor Sami Qureshi was suddenly stabbed by his former friend Khadim outside his house.
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Episode five of Happy Valley series two saw a pretty gruesome ending after Alison Garrs fatally shot her son in the back of the head with a shotgun after he revealed he was the serial killer.

4. Farmhouse shooting

Episode five of Happy Valley series two saw a pretty gruesome ending after Alison Garrs fatally shot her son in the back of the head with a shotgun after he revealed he was the serial killer.
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