Wealthy stock broker Selwyn Proctor is furious when someone torches his car, but Barnaby and Troy have other things on their mind, when the elderly head of a local reading club, Marjorie Empson, is battered to death with her walking stick, whilst getting ready for bed following the club’s latest meeting. Several people soon come forward with multiple wills, which confuse the matter, but when two more people, close friends of Rex, are also murdered, the investigation raises question on the motive, leading Barnaby to wonder if it was down to finances, passion, or something from Rex’s past. Views Read Edit View history. In doing so, he soon turns up armed robbery, unaccounted stolen money, former criminals, and secret liaisons, before discovering that the NIS investigation is not being as thorough as it should be. Barnaby and Jones soon find the rest of the band could be targets, and when another is killed, questions are raised as to whether former band member, Ginger Foxton, who went missing for 30 years and is presumed dead, is still at large. Audible Download Audio Books. Barnaby starts the investigation with the help of PC Ben Jones as Scott has called in sick and they come across the world of estate agents, identical twins, ghosts, piano wire, and more before another body turns up. Villagers in Elverton-cum-Latterly are up in arms and divided, over the building of a supermarket.
But Grady has a solid alibi. When a young woman is dressed like a bride and drowned in a bath, it triggers a spate of ghoulish wedding-themed murders in Great Worthy. But excitement turns to fear when a man is found boiled to death in one of the vats. When a second murder occurs on an assault course at a local cottage hospital, in which Wroath was a patient, the detective suspects a link between the two murders, and soon finds a wealth of hatred, jealously and lies, before discovering that rope in the village is mysteriously disappearing. When Debbie Moffett is crushed to death with a giant round of cheese at the home of the world-famous Midsomer Blue, secret and controversial plans to modernise the dairy are revealed while rumours about private lives of the parents cause a row at the prestigious local prep school. Barnaby and Jones soon discover intrigue, sexual tension and academic rivalry are rife among the star-seeking community.
First appearance of Dr Dan Peterson. Following the death of Alan King while on a business trip to China, the family company, King’s Crystal, is in financial trouble. But who is responsible and why? Even though her parents don’t believe her, Julie Fielding is adamant she saw the woman’s body. While Troy suspects an antique mifsomer that Isobel befriended is the culprit, Barnaby is not convinced, believing anyone the victims knew when they were alive midwomer have been the murderer, from the doctor’s wife to the local owner of a restaurant.
Young local, Richard Tanner, midskmer been stabbed in the side and his corpse tied down like Gulliver in Lilliput. The body of a local troublemaker and lady’s man is found dead in the model village which is the chief tourist attraction of Little Worthy. Series 20 was announced by ITV in April But in order to investigate the matter further, Jones is forced to work undercover, and infiltrate the local group of Freemasons in the village.
Goodmans Land is a sleepy Midsomer village, and remains so one Autumn morning apart from the womanising postman Dave Cutler is horrifically killed in the middle of the village whilst doing his early merciew.
An international cycling competition comes to the Midsomer village of Burwood Mantle. The music lovers of Midsomer County are delighted when a host of bands arrives for the Midsomer Rocks festival. However, Barnaby — a former spy himself — soon realises that the killing has links to Allenby House and Cold War Berlinbut is initially skall off the case by MI6.
Mdsomer not long before secrets, affairs and blackmail begin to surface from within the two villages.
But Grady has a solid alibi. Initial suspicions lie to both the local river keeper, Harry Green, and the victim’s half-brother, David Hartley-Reade, until new evidence suggests Roger was murdered.
You must be a registered user to use the IMDb merciess plugin. As he and Troy investigate the area, including a local tobacco company the victim was associated with, they soon encounter several matters, including a retired detective obsessed with the previous murders, problematic evidence, family troubles, and secret affairs, before another death follows.
Barnaby gets to relive his former days of merciez glory when a death at the local Rugby Club sends Barnaby and Winter into a muddle of rucks, old grudges, new romances It’s not long before the two detectives uncover lies, jealously, a planned robbery and blackmail, before the latest woman Guy loved and was planning to marry, is attacked and nearly killed. Yet Barnaby and Jones learn he may have been planning to write a book that could have been quite uncomfortable for someone, leading the pair to determine whether midsomwr of the Chettham family, or their friends, were responsible.
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The ghost village of Little Auburn has been abandoned since merciees war. As Barnaby tries to determine if the ability is real, he soon encounters tensions between the two families, an unlucky bookmaker, a priest attempting to save the local church, a man who he swears he saw before, and more murders.
When Mr Fielding sees the body, too, the next day, it is in the pond in Setwale Wood and it is confirmed that Mrs Bartlett committed suicide. Two farmers of Midsomer Worthy are at loggerheads over the proposed development of Setwale Wood. Before ssmall, Barnaby and Jones are heading to Wales – former home to Delyth Mostyn, James’s fiancee, to delve deeper into the mystery. It soon transpires the women of Midsomer Market’s reading club were secretly investing in the stock market and had been doing well, but that two of the members were outvoted from selling their shares.
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The music fits perfectly, with some lush jauntiness and sometimes an ominous quality, and the theme s,all one of the most memorable and instantly recognisable of the genre. Barnaby is in Midsomer Holm, bidding farewell to reformed criminal Ronnie Tyler, who has taken part in a rehabilitation scheme in the village.
With their honeymoon cancelled, the Fitzroys must contend with a police presence in their home, as Barnaby and Jones try to learn more about the family history. When Kate discovers the safety wires have been sabotaged, a murder investigation is launched. Barnaby himself is particularly looking forward to seeing recently re-formed rock band, Hired Gun, perform on stage, but he soon gets close to the band for rather unfortunate reasons.
Barnaby and Jones are forced to take part in a team building exercise and Tom has plenty of problems dealing with the young, new, acting Chief Superintendent, John Cotton Nick Fletcher.
The unveiling of a newly-discovered novel by deceased Midsomer crime-writer George Summersbee at the Luxton Deeping Crime Festival is jeopardised when the manuscript is stolen and a woman is fatally electrocuted by a booby-trapped roulette wheel. Yet when she is there, things become mysterious when from the river bank in the grounds of the manor she sees a woman jump from the bridge and disappear underwater.
Dast before she dies from her injuries, Barnaby learns from her that someone had pushed her and soon discovers her near-death earlier in the evening was no accident.
Particularly when it becomes clear the bird watcher had been photographing suspicious activity of late. But he and Barnaby soon start digging into an old case involving the death of a couple in a boat explosion.
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Despite having a week off from police work, her nephew Barnaby, concerned for her well being, decides to investigate the matter, and it is not long before he and Troy uncover theft, lies and secret flings, as more deaths follow. The last two episodes of series 19 were held back and not broadcast until Then David is murdered during the climax of a summer solstice celebration, while smalll a ceremony to save his failing marriage.
He abandons samll treatment to investigate, but his personal worries are never far away as he contemplates his future, while trying to determine if an argument between the spa’s owners and their neighbours is the motive, or something else.
But when its launch is marred by murder, DCI Barnaby and DS Nelson have to get creative to crack a case where art imitates death, and everything has a deeper meaning.