Retro Recap: “The Thick of It,” 3.01

We’ve gone through the Hugh Abbott years, we’ve made it through the scramble for a new leader, and here we are at the third series of The Thick of It. In these episodes there is a new Prime Minister, a new lead character – Nicola Murray – and Malcolm is still in power. There is also a different tone in these episodes because the party in power is beginning to lose steam. Yes, they’ve survived many small kerfuffles and the transition of power from the old PM to Tom, but as you watch these episodes, you’ll see that their popularity is beginning to wane. Read More Retro Recap: “The Thick of It,” 3.01