From 'Luther' To 'Downton Abbey', Our Pick Of The 12 TV Dramas You Won't Want To Miss This Autumn

It may, but probably not, have escaped your notice that both 'The X Factor' and 'Strictly Come Dancing' have made their annual return to our schedules. So that's Saturday night telly taken care of, or at least filled, for the foreseeable future, then.

But, with the nights drawing in, the heating sneaking up a notch, and crumpets being toasted, what else can we look forward to tickling, troubling and generally titillating us on the box in the coming months?

We've had a good look around, and here's our tuppence worth for the top 12 to make you feel a BIT better about closing the front door and settling in for the night. Anything here catch your fancy?

War and Peace (BBC One)

12 TV Dramas For Autumn 2015