The Borough

The Borough
Main Title card since 2007

Genre Crime Drama
Created by

James Harrison

Directed by Roger Thompson
Starring James Harrison
Andrew Collins
Thomas Atcherley
Selena Gomez
Demi Lovato
Theme music composer James Harrison
Andrew Collins
Opening theme The Borough

Jake Wyss

Country of origin United Kingdom
No. of series 14
No. of episodes 707
Executive producer(s)

Andrew Collins

Camera setup Multi-Camera Setup
Running time

60 minutes

Original channel BBC One (2000–present)
BBC One HD (2007–present)
BBC America (2001–present)
BBC Canada (2002–present)
BBC Entertainment (2003–present)
BBC Lifestyle (2003–present)
UKTV (2003–present)
People+Arts (2004–present)
BBC Persian (2005–present)
BBC Japan (2006–present)
Picture format

576i SDTV (2000–07)

1080i HDTV (2008–present)

Audio format

Stereo (2000–2007)
5.1 Surround Sound (2008–present)

Original run

5 January 2000–present

Current CastEdit


With normally one series per year there are 52 episodes per series. With the current series there are 21 episodes still to air.

The series usually airs at the start of December ending towards the end of January the following year.

James Harrison announced a new series in January 2013 to be broadcast in the Summer of 2013.

Series and BroadcastEdit