Drop out-DIY employee Danny Reed experiences a major identity crisis when he's struck by lightning - causing him to switch bodies with a female fashion journalist called Veronica Burton. Danny's first reaction is to find out where the person he used to be has gone. But it soon dawns on him that no-one knows! Will they ever get their bodies back?
DCI Alex Drake of the Metropolitan Police is caught in a horrific accident and wakes to find herself apparently thrown back in time to 1981. She soon recognizes DCI Gene Hunt and his team from detailed reports made by DCI Sam Tyler about his own trip to 1973.