The BEST episodes of Love, Lies & Records

Every episode of Love, Lies & Records ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Love, Lies & Records!

Registrar Kate Dickinson tries to balance her personal life with the daily dramas of births, deaths and marriages and the impact they have upon her and her staff at the local Register Office in Leeds.

Last Updated: 12/5/2022Network:BBC One
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Episode 3
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7.64
33 votes

#1 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 11/30/2017

With Lucy missing, a panic-stricken Kate and Rob call on her friends in an attempt to find her. But as Rob's colleagues join the search, CCTV footage of her getting into an unknown vehicle leaves them more fearful than ever. At work, Kate is mortified when an anonymous email sends shockwaves through the register office - and as her colleagues reel from the content of the explosive message, Kate suspects that Judy has been up to no good once again. Drama written by Kay Mellor, starring Ashley Jensen, Rebecca Front and Adrian Bower.

Directors: Dominic Leclerc
Writer: Kay Mellor
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Episode 6
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7.59
32 votes

#2 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/21/2017

Rob discovers the photographs Kate had hidden, and before long a series of secrets and lies come tumbling out between the couple. As Kate is forced to face the reality of her choices, her team at work prepares to set up a sting with immigration to catch Marcia in the act. But with the police back at the register office, she is worried what will happen if Rob and Rick end up in the same room together. Meanwhile, a celebrity wedding is threatened when the bride and groom realise they have forgotten something important. Andrew Flintoff guest stars. Last in the series.

Directors: Dominic Leclerc
Writer: Kay Mellor
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Episode 1
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7.43
46 votes

#3 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 11/16/2017

New series. Kay Mellor drama about the lives and loves of the staff of Greater Leeds Register Office. It's a big day for senior registrar Kate Dickenson - her promotion to superintendent is about to be announced and she knows not everyone will be happy with the news. But even she is not prepared for what happens when her colleague James makes an impromptu announcement of his own. At home, Kate is alarmed to discover her daughter is hiding suspicious messages on her mobile, while the unexpected appearance of her stepson puts her relationship with partner Rob under pressure. Ashley Jensen stars, with Rebecca Front, Adrian Bower, Mark Stanley and Kenny Doughty.

Directors: Dominic Leclerc
Writer: Kay Mellor
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Episode 4
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7.35
34 votes

#4 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/7/2017

Kate is horrified to discover that spiteful colleague Judy has sent Rob a flash drive containing the incriminating footage. Her only hope is to destroy the USB stick before stick before he sees it - but that proves easier said than done. Meanwhile, the registrars prepare for the raid on Kristina and Amir's wedding - a case that takes on increased urgency with the discovery of another young woman's body. Kay Mellor drama, starring Ashley Jensen, Rebecca Front, Adrian Bower and Charlotte Emmerson.

Directors: Cilla Ware
Writer: Kay Mellor
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Episode 2
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7.28
36 votes

#5 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 11/23/2017

Kate is reeling from the discovery that Judy has incriminating footage of her and Rick, and after her spontaneous proposal to Rob, her secret is the last thing she wants out in the open. So in an attempt to save her job and her relationship, she reluctantly steps down from her dream promotion. Her day goes from bad to worse when Rob turns up to say their daughter didn't go to school that morning - making her more suspicious about the messages on Lucy's mobile. Drama about the staff of a Leeds register office, with Ashley Jensen, Rebecca Front and Adrian Bower.

Directors: Dominic Leclerc
Writer: Kay Mellor
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Episode 5
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7.19
32 votes

#6 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/14/2017

After Rob's surprise proposal, Kate finally has everything she thought she wanted - but in the cold light of morning, she is not so sure. As she struggles to choose between her heart and her head, she is caught off-guard when Rick's partner Olivia turns up to confronts her. But what does she want? As if things could not get any worse, at work she is shocked to discover the real reason Amir and Ramin knew immigration were going to raid the wedding, although she is convinced she can use this information to help Rob get his man. Kay Mellor drama, starring Ashley Jensen and Adrian Bower.

Directors: Dominic Leclerc
Writer: Kay Mellor
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