Poor traumatised Nikki (Emilia Fox) is certainly due a break after narrowly escaping death at the end of the last series.

And this week she gets a new love interest in the form of American diplomat Matt Garcia (Love Soup’s Michael Landes), who invites her to a swanky bash at the embassy.

Cue Nikki trying on various date outfits at home – well, it makes a change from those white forensic coveralls! Sadly, her previous boyfriends have either turned up dead or turned out to be wrong ’uns – and with Matt at risk from an assassin who has already killed a colleague of his, the pattern could be set to repeat itself…