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The Sacrifice of Tantalus

When Mallory's pursuit of a fugitive ends in disaster, a familiar face returns to hunt the culprit. Alan Tylett, suspected of killing a police officer, is seen near Kembleford - and Inspector Mallory is determined to catch him no matter the risk. After Sergeant Goodfellow is shot, Mallory reluctantly asks for the help of Father Brown. With Mallory in hospital, Divisional Chief Superintendent Len Blaisen takes charge - whilst his son Constable Colin Blaisen is more interested in seeing his fiancee Alice Bonham, who also happens to be Goodfellow's nurse.

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The Skylark Scandal

The Kembleford Ramblers annual outing takes a tragic turn when the local Lord is found strangled. In the name of community togetherness Inspector Mallory and Sergeant Goodfellow are joining some local ramblers, as is Father Brown, Mrs McCarthy, and, much to her horror, Bunty. Leading them all is Cathy Fawlter whose husband Norman is giving Goodfellow some birdwatching advice - but Mrs McCarthy is more interested in the gossip surrounding Cathy and the local odd-job man Randall Jones.

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The Honourable Thief

When Lady Felicia's home comes under threat, Father Brown is forced to seek help from an unlikely ally. Lady Felicia is back from Northern Rhodesia to raise funds following a dreadful mining accident and is reluctantly selling a beloved necklace, otherwise she'll lose her ancestral home, Montague. A daring heist relieves her of the necklace and the prime suspects are the smooth-talking mystery Russian Nicholai Solovey and his henchman Yuri Galka.

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The Great Train Robbery

Season 7 Episode 1

Faced with the prospect of travelling in second class Lady Felicia is delighted to run into opera legend Dame Bianca Norman who invites her and Mrs McCarthy away from the riff-raff into her private pullman carriage.

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The Passing Bell

Season 7 Episode 2

A new musical director for the bell-ringers of St. Marys leads to discord, disharmony and the bloodcurdling sound of murder. Jamie Cheeseman arrives from London ready to modernize the musical offerings of St Mary's.

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  • 2019-10-06T22:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-10-07T06:00:00-07:00
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The Whistle in the Dark

Season 7 Episode 3

Father Brown accidentally attends a seance at the house of Professor Robert Wiseman who is showcasing the power of a magical artefact - a bone whistle - which is on sale to the highest bidder.

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  • 2019-10-13T22:00:00-07:00
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  • 2019-10-14T06:00:00-07:00
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The Demise of the Debutante

Father Brown uncovers secrets, hypocrisy and murder at a finishing school for young ladies. Much to the disapproval of Mrs McCarthy, Father Brown attempts to support newly-single mother Nell Winford - but is unable to find her anywhere to stay.

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