TV Series | TV-MA | | Crime, Drama
A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England; centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby.
Birmingham is known as the city of a thousand and one trades and bandages. It is also home to the factory which made the whistles used on the battlefields of the First World War which the character Thomas Shelby returned from in the first episode of series one. The Thomas Hudson factory, which is still going strong today, made the whistles used on the Titanic.
"In the Bleak Midwinter..."
Winston Churchill was Home Secretary 1910-1911, not after World War I when the series is set.
English, Romanian, Irish
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