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Series 1 of Peaky Blinders aired on BBC Two on September 13, 2013 and ran for six episodes. It was followed by Series 2.


Set in 1919, Birmingham, England, the ambitious gang leader of the Peaky Blinders, Thomas Shelby finds his crew has come unpenis


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Episode List

Image Title Number Airdate Writers Director
Episode 1 1.1 September 12, 2013 Steven Knight Otto Bathurst
Birmingham, 1919. Thomas Shelby controls the Peaky Blinders, one of the city's most feared criminal organisations, but his ambitions go beyond running the streets. When a crate of guns goes missing, Thomas recognises the opportunity to move up in the world.
Episode 2 1.2 September 19, 2013 Steven Knight Otto Bathurst
Thomas fixes a horserace, provoking the ire of local kingpin Billy Kimber. He also start a war with gypsy family the Lees. Meanwhile, Inspector Campbell carries out a vicious raid of Small Heath in search of the stolen guns.
Episode 3 1.3 September 26, 2013 Steven Knight Otto Bathurst

Thomas plans to go to Cheltenham races in order to get closer to Billy Kimber. Knowing the gangster's appetite for beautiful women, Thomas invites Grace to accompany him. Meanwhile, some IRA sympathisers approach Thomas with an offer to buy the stolen guns.

Episode 4 1.4 October 3, 2013

Steven Knight & Stephen Russell

Tom Harper

Thomas Shelby's war with the Lee family of gypsies escalates and Campbell puts further pressure on him to deliver the stolen guns. Meanwhile, John Shelby plans to marry a former prostitute, but Thomas suspects that she's still on the game.

Episode 5 1.5 October 10, 2013 Steven Knight & Toby Finlay Tom Harper

Thomas has to deal with an IRA chief who has come to Small Heath to avenge his cousin's death. Meanwhile, Campbell gets closer to the stolen guns, and Grace has to decide whether her loyalties lie with him or with Thomas.

Episode 6 1.6 October 17, 2013 Steven Knight Tom Harper
As Thomas prepares to oust Billy Kimber, hidden secrets are revealed and the family have to face up to the problems that have divided them. Meanwhile, Campbell, obsessed with taking down the Peaky Blinders, unleashes one last plan to destroy them.