Audiences flocking to 'Luther', 'The Fall', 'Broadchurch' this year alone confirm that our appetite for a cracking bit of TV drama is undiluted.

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'The Fall' had its share of moments

Last year, it was 'Downton Abbey' doing the honours. And 'Coronation Street' never really goes out of fashion.

To celebrate the relaunch on 8 July of their new Freeview channel Drama (which will have shows including 'Call the Midwife', 'Silk', 'Pride and Prejudice' and 'Sharpe' on its roster), UKTV have commissioned a poll of the top moments in British drama that will always make us catch our breath.

Do you agree with this list? And is your favourite moment among it? If not, let us know what's missing below...

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  • 10. Lady Sybil death in Downton Abbey (2012)

    It was goodbye to one of the hit drama's favourite characters when Lady Sybil died in childbirth. And a massive shock, too. The programme makers had successfully kept it under wraps.

  • 9. Zammo from Grange Hill (1987)

    Strange but true... Zammo, played by Lee McDonald, taking heroin in Grange Hill, shocking at the time and prompting a massive 'Just say no!' campaign, is in at number 9.

  • 8. Morse reveals his first name (1997)

    Morse (John Thaw) is forced to reveal his first name, after years of keeping it under wraps, to keep his lady friend happy.

  • 7. Brookside lesbian kiss (1994)

    It caused ripples and news headlines when it happened, between Beth and Margaret (Anna Friel and Nicola Stephenson) - the first pre-watershed lesbian kiss on British television.

  • 6. Doctor Who in regeneration (2010)

    David Tennant became Matt Smith in the most recent change - much less confusing than what's occurring for the 50th anniversary by the looks of things.

  • 5. Who killed Danny Latimer? (2013)

    A recent addition - one of the most successfully concealed whodunnit solutions in telly history. All adding to the myth of 'Broadchurch'.

  • 4. Coronation Street tram crash (2010)

    The moment when a devesating explosion rips through the Joinery bar and a tram derails right into Coronation Street causing massive damage and deaths.

  • 3. Sherlock's jump to his death (2012)

    And we're still trying to work out how he did it... and lived to tell the tale.

  • 2. Dirty Den gives Angie her divorce papers (1986)

    Who would have thought a couple splitting up could be so audience-grabbing? But it was a truly gripping moment when Den (Leslie Grantham) realised his wife (Anita Dobson) wasn't dying after all, and wanted out.

  • 1. Mr Darcy and THAT white shirt (1995)

    With a whopping 23% of the vote, it seems Colin Firth simply donning a white shirt as Jane Austen's taciturn heart-throb and going for a dip is still enough to set the audience all of a quiver.