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 the focuses of Last Tango in Halifax series three was Alans shock discovery that he has a long lost son, a product of a brief affair he had in the 1960s. The reveal was a shock to the characters and the audience.

5. Secret son

One of the focuses of Last Tango in Halifax series three was Alans shock discovery that he has a long lost son, a product of a brief affair he had in the 1960s. The reveal was a shock to the characters and the audience.
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Vicky Fleming may have been a very manipulative character in series two of Happy Valley but the way she met her end was difficult to watch as she was strangled then the scene staged to look like a serial killing.

6. Vicky Fleming's gruesome end

Vicky Fleming may have been a very manipulative character in series two of Happy Valley but the way she met her end was difficult to watch as she was strangled then the scene staged to look like a serial killing.
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A very emotional episode of Ackley Bridge series one began when student Missy Booth found her beloved nana, who her and her sister Hayley live with, dead in the bath after she suffered a heart attack.

7. Death of nana

A very emotional episode of Ackley Bridge series one began when student Missy Booth found her beloved nana, who her and her sister Hayley live with, dead in the bath after she suffered a heart attack.
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At the end of series two of Happy Valley, DS John Wadsworth cannot live with the murder he has committed and after a tense chase with Catherine Cawood he confesses and falls to his death.

8. Tense chase

At the end of series two of Happy Valley, DS John Wadsworth cannot live with the murder he has committed and after a tense chase with Catherine Cawood he confesses and falls to his death.
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