Just when you’re beginning to think that TV simply cannot support yet another recovering alcoholic maverick ex-cop, along comes Iain Glen as former Garda officer Jack Taylor to prove it can.

Series three of this fine Galway-set series gets under way with Jack accompanied by new sidekick Darragh (Jack Monaghan) as they inspect the case of a man who’s been crucified.

Over on Alibi, they’re showing Jack Taylor from the very beginning (11.00pm)