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Mounted Branch

Season 1
2022TV-14
Greater Manchester Police mounted officers, skilled grooms, trainers and, most importantly, 35 horses work to keep Manchester, England, safe.
Starring
Charlie AplinCaroline Hemingway
Genres
Documentary
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. Night Patrol
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The recruiting and training of both officers and horses is a constant process for the Greater Manchester Police. The unit's stable block undergoes renovations, and the officers head out to patrol the city streets late at night.
  2. 2. Crowd Control
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    It's a big day for a new recruit with the Greater Manchester Police mounted branch, and the unit puts their public order training to good use at an event that has been known to end in trouble.
  3. 3. Demonstration Duty
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The Greater Manchester Police mounted unit is drafted to police one of the biggest demonstrations of the year, an anti-war rally. The officers make their presence felt on a night patrol of the city center.
  4. 4. Exercising the Horses
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The Greater Manchester Police mounted unit goes out looking for a gang of youths who have been terrorizing the neighborhood, and the trainers keep the unit's horses in top physical condition.
  5. 5. Off to Greener Pastures
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Two of the Greater Manchester Police mounted unit's longest-serving horses are retired. There are high hopes for one of the newest equine recruits as he takes his final test in the city center.
  6. 6. Settling into the New Stable
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The stable block refurbishment is completed, and the Greater Manchester Police horses move back in. While policing a major sporting event, the team proves that size really does matter.
  7. 7. High Alert
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The chief inspector and stable manager go shopping for new equine recruits, one horse gets to know his new partner, and the Greater Manchester Police mounted unit is on high alert when the threat of terrorism looms.
  8. 8. Manchester at Night
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The Greater Manchester Police mounted unit makes their presence felt as they target an area of the city popular with prostitutes. The new recruits get a sober reminder of the risks involved in becoming a mounted officer.
  9. 9. New Shoes
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The horses of the Greater Manchester Police mounted unit get a visit from the farrier who keeps them on patrol. The unit is deployed for one of the busiest nights of the year.
  10. 10. Festival Fireworks
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The farrier who works on the horses of the Greater Manchester Police mounted unit shares some tricks of the trade. While policing a religious festival, the horses face the ultimate challenge -- fireworks.
  11. 11. Testing New Recruits
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    One horse in the Greater Manchester Police unit gets a special visitor, and the new recruits face their first test. The squad tackles antisocial behavior while out on patrol.
  12. 12. Fire Training
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The Greater Manchester Police mounted unit welcomes a visitor from the Western Australia Police Force. The unit's dentist grapples with a grumpy patient, and the horses feel the heat in an intensive training session.
  13. 13. The Recruits' Final Challenge
    October 13, 2022
    23min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Greater Manchester Police officers and their mounts patrol the city's nightlife, and the new recruits face their final challenge.

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