Why isn’t Hatton Garden on TV tonight?

The four-parter chronicling the Hatton Garden jewellery heist is being replaced in the schedules by new thriller Bancroft

(ITV, EH)

Those tuning into Hatton Garden – ITV’s new four-part drama about the notorious £14m robbery of a Hatton Garden jewellery safe deposit in 2015 – tonight will be disappointed: the Timothy Spall show has been postponed.

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Here’s everything you need to know…

Why isn’t Hatton Garden on TV tonight?

The four-parter chronicling the Hatton Garden jewellery heist has been postponed until next year.

No reason has yet been given for the removal of the series. ITV said in a statement that it still plans to broadcast the series in 2018

An ITV spokesperson said: “We have rescheduled Hatton Garden, which will now be broadcast next year.”

What’s on TV instead?

Bancroft, which was originally due to air on ITV Encore, is filling the gap left by Hatton Garden and will air for four consecutive nights from Monday 11th December.

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The new series stars Sarah Parish (Broadchurch) as a tortured female detective with dark secrets in her past.