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His Dark Materials - Series 2: 1. The City of Magpies

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   His Dark Materials
   Series 2: 1. The City of Magpies

   Lyra and Will find themselves in a strange new place. The Magisterium take action as Mrs Coulter interrogates a suspected heretic witch, and Lee Scoresby embarks on a mission.
     * Duration50 mins
     * First shown8 Nov 2020
     * Available for 5 months

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     * Series 1: 1. Lyra’s Jordan
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       Orphan Lyra's world is changed forever by her long-absent uncle's return from the north.
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     * Series 1: 2. The Idea of North
       Lyra starts her new life in London, determined to find Roger with Mrs Coulter's help....
       Lyra starts her new life in London, determined to find Roger with Mrs Coulter's help.
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     * Series 1: 3. The Spies
       Following her kidnap, Lyra falls in with a new group but struggles to know who to trust....
       Following her kidnap, Lyra falls in with a new group but struggles to know who to trust.
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     * Series 1: 4. Armour
       Arriving in the North, Lyra seeks allies in the witches, an aeronaut and an armoured bear....
       Arriving in the North, Lyra seeks allies in the witches, an aeronaut and an armoured bear.
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