The BEST Episodes of The Last Post
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Dec 25, 2020
Network: BBC One
Drama series set in the mid-sixties, in which a unit of Royal Military Police officers and their families deal with the challenges of politics, love and war in British-controlled Aden.
#1 - The Bigger Picture
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 5, 2017
Joe's future in the army hangs in the balance. Armstrong fears for Yusra's safety. Honor is devastated by Joe's secret past. Markham struggles between duty and his own moral compass.
#2 - Precious Cargo
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 29, 2017
The NLF demand a swap. Alison watches over Ed, conflicted about their marriage. Honor confronts Martha. Yusra gets a coded message to Armstrong. Joe disobeys orders.
#3 - Starfish
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 8, 2017
Led by Major Harry Markham, the Royal Military Police assist special forces on a dangerous mission. Mary Markham experiences complications with her baby's birth, and Alison Laithwaite introduces Honor to the BP Club.
#4 - The CO's Boy
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 22, 2017
The RMP begin their desperate search. Tilbrook takes Markham to visit an important prisoner. Alison can't go on with her pregnancy. Alison confides in Honor about her affair. Ed receives intelligence that leads him into danger.
#5 - The New Man
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 1, 2017
Captain Joe Martin arrives in Aden with his wife Honor to replace the outgoing and much-loved Captain Nick Page of the Royal Military Police.
#6 - Above Thy Deep And Dreamless Sleep
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 15, 2017
Captain Joe Martin meets with American journalist Martha Franklin to demand that she hand over incriminating evidence. Christmas celebrations at the Royal Military Police base are cut short by a shocking discovery.