Aired Tuesday December 7, 2:15pm - 3:00pmon BBC Two

Heir Hunters

Series 12 Episode 11: Koskovitch / Burgoyne

When a machine gun and rounds of live ammunition are discovered in the attic of Eileen Burgoyne's suburban home, Michael Buerk and the team uncover a shocking secret life of bravery and cunning as they track down heirs for this unlikely hero. Meanwhile, the search for beneficiaries leads to the estate of Nathan Koskovitch, revealing links to a criminal past that help his heirs fill in the blanks of their family history.

Documentary / Law
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • Duncan CookDirector
  • Charlie KinrossDirector
  • Melody LanderDirector
  • Michael BuerkHost