The BEST episodes of Little Boy Blue

Every episode of Little Boy Blue ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Little Boy Blue!

Based on a true story, Little Boy Blue explores the devastating impact of an innocent child’s murder amid a wave of gang violence. The four-part drama tells the story of the murder of 11-year-old Rhys Jones in Croxteth, Liverpool, in 2007. It explores Melanie’s and Steve’s ordeal and tells the story of how Rhys’s murderer and associates were eventually brought to justice.

Last Updated: 1/28/2024Network: ITV1Status: Ended
Episode 4
333 votes

#1 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 5/15/2017

Mercer and his associates are tried for their roles in Rhys's murder, but the verdict fails to bring closure for Mel and Steve as the fractures in their relationship come to a head. Then an unexpected setback leaves Kelly with the toughest decision of his career.

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Episode 3
370 votes

#2 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/8/2017

When potential witness Claire Olssen is intimidated into changing her statement, the investigation team look for other ways to reinforce their case.

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Episode 2
405 votes

#3 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 5/1/2017

As Rhys Jones is laid to rest, a police raid at the home of Kevin Moody leads to the recovery of the gun used in the murder.

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Episode 1
450 votes

#4 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/24/2017

When 11-year-old schoolboy Rhys Jones is brutally shot dead, DS Dave Kelly is charged with brining his teenage killer to justice.

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