Debut: FRIDAY, NOV. 18 (11:00-11:30 p.m.)
Other HBO playdates: Nov. 18 (midnight), 21 (12:45 a.m.), 22 (1:40 a.m.) and 24 (4:50 a.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Nov. 19 (1:00 a.m.), 21 (2:50 a.m.) and 27 (1:30 p.m.), and Dec. 3 (1:00 p.m.)
Soraya Al Amir, the wife of an overthrown dictator, tries to start a new life under the flight path in the London borough of Hounslow; a working-class drama teacher is exasperated by her students' poshness; OAP sex worker Dora's failing memory causes career hiccups; ex-Wimbledon line judge Margaret explains how to tolerate grunting in today's game; and Angela Merkel is back in Britain for another top-level summit.
Written by Lucy Montgomery, George Jeffrie, Bert Tyler-Moore, Kevin Cecil, Andy Riley, Jonathan Harvey, Georgia Pritchett, Carrie Quinlan; directed by Dominic Brigstocke.