Skip to main content

Abused By My Girlfriend - BBC1

(Image credit: BBC)

The story of Alex Skeel, a 23-year-old Bedford man who survived an abusive, life-threatening relationship with his girlfriend, Jordan Worth

The story of Alex Skeel, a 23-year-old Bedford man who survived an abusive, life-threatening relationship with his girlfriend, Jordan Worth

It’s not only women who suffer from abusive partners...

This film follows the case of Alex Skeel, 23, who endured physical and psychological abuse by his partner Jordan Worth.

In April 2018, Jordan was sentenced to seven and a half years for GBH and coercive controlling behaviour. Here, Alex tells his story.

Please note this programme airs at 11.10pm in N Ireland, 11.40pm in Wales and 11.45pm in Scotland.

TV Times rating: ****

Mandy Cooper
Mandy Cooper

As TV Times Highlights Editor I get to hear about all the latest TV shows coming soon. Here at TVT HQ we are in the privileged position of selecting the best programmes from across all the channels and streaming platforms. Our mission is to make it easier for our readers to decide what to watch - and give them lots of choice of genres - all the latest shows, plus some nostalgic choices we call hidden gems, too. My career began with a postgraduate degree in periodical journalism (ahem, yes old school!) in 1991 and I’ve worked in TV media since 2000.