1The A word
The big 5 BBC1
it’s back to the lake District for the drama series about two families and little boy Joe, who has autism. christopher eccleston, morven christie, max Vento and lee ingleby all return. While the first series dealt with denial then diagnosis of Joe’s condition, this second six-parter picks up two years later and covers the family ‘going public’ that their child is different in their small community. greg mchugh and Vinette robinson also reprise their roles as eddie and nicola.