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In March 2018 Salisbury became the site of an unprecedented national emergency. This four-part dramatisation focuses on the extraordinary heroism shown by the local community.

Hear from the co-creators of the riveting drama, as they explain how they turned a real life catastrophe into a drama series.
Come for the real-life spy drama, stay for the increasingly terrifying parallels with our current COVID-19 crisis.
An at-a-glance timeline of the real-world events that played out during the attempt to contain the outbreak of a chemical weapon in Salisbury.
Airing on SBS over 4 nights from 24 August, 'The Salisbury Poisonings' is based on the true events surrounding the assassination attempt of a Russian double agent...
‘The Salisbury Poisonings’, about the 2018 chemical weapon attack on a former Russian spy, will premiere in a four-night special event from Monday 24 to Thursday...