In a community that has been left behind, a large construction project offers hope for a better future; regeneration and employment. But an explosion, followed by a catastrophic collapse, leaves many dead, children included, and the community devastated.
Polly (Sarah Lancashire), is the wife of the local politician who championed the project. Their rebellious daughter, Leona, led a group of friends who broke onto the site on the day of the explosion, but now is left with a lifelong disability after the disaster.
As communal grief gives way to a torrent of anger and blame, the community finds itself torn apart. Unwilling accept that their children were to blame, the families cry for justice. It falls to Polly to hold the community together, and to face the challenging truths that begin to emerge.
TV Show Air Date & Info for the UK
UK Channel: Channel 4