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Welcome back to the world of Father Brown. This is England in the 1950s – a countryside dotted with small villages, rural parish churches and large country houses.

Each episode sees Father Brown investigate a crime in his own particular way, using intuition and psychology.

The charming Father Brown returns to solve more mysteries in the sleepy Cotswold village of Kembleford.

The charming Father Brown returns to solve more mysteries in the sleepy Cotswold village of Kembleford.

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In this series Father Brown finds himself trapped with a murderer during a dark, stormy night. A civilised fundraiser at a finishing school puts Mrs McCarthy in the path of a rogue bullet. Inspector Mallory begrudgingly accepts a partnership with Father Brown when they are summoned to the site of a past murder.

And a daring train robbery sees Lady Felicia and Mrs McCarthy carried off in the dead of night. Can Father Brown find them before it’s too late?

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Episode 10, Series 1

Tuesday June 2 at 11:25am

The Blue Cross

Episode 10 | Series 1

Father Brown's priceless Blue Cross is targeted by the infamous criminal Flambeau.

Episode 4, Series 8

Tuesday June 2 at 9:30pm

The Wisdom Of The Fool

Episode 4 | Series 8

Murder is no laughing matter when Father Brown visits a jester convention.

Episode 5, Series 5

Tuesday June 2 at 10:20pm

The Hand Of Lucia

Episode 5 | Series 5

When a local writer is murdered, Father Brown must delve into her infamous novel Lulu and Lucia for inspiration.

Episode 4, Series 8

Wednesday June 3 at 4:20am

The Wisdom Of The Fool

Episode 4 | Series 8

Murder is no laughing matter when Father Brown visits a jester convention.

Episode 5, Series 5

Wednesday June 3 at 5:05am

The Hand Of Lucia

Episode 5 | Series 5

When a local writer is murdered, Father Brown must delve into her infamous novel Lulu and Lucia for inspiration.

Episode 1, Series 2

Wednesday June 3 at 11:20am

The Ghost In The Machine

Episode 1 | Series 2

Father Brown is sceptical when a parishioner believes she's being haunted by her sister who went missing years ago. When she herself vanishes, he must investigate both disappearances…

Episode 1, Series 2

Thursday June 4 at 5:45am

The Ghost In The Machine

Episode 1 | Series 2

Father Brown is sceptical when a parishioner believes she's being haunted by her sister who went missing years ago. When she herself vanishes, he must investigate both disappearances…

Episode 2, Series 2

Thursday June 4 at 11:20am

Maddest Of All

Episode 2 | Series 2

When an ex-serviceman drops dead in the street, Father Brown investigates the facility where he was a patient. Could something sinister lie beneath the surface at Danvers Retreat?

Episode 4, Series 8

Thursday June 4 at 10:25pm

The Wisdom Of The Fool

Episode 4 | Series 8

Murder is no laughing matter when Father Brown visits a jester convention.

Episode 3, Series 2

Friday June 5 at 11:25am

The Pride Of Prydes

Episode 3 | Series 2

The grand opening of Pryde Castle ends in disaster when a guide is struck by an arrow. Father Brown becomes convinced that the motive lies in the family's past.

Episode 4, Series 8

Saturday June 6 at 6:45pm

The Wisdom Of The Fool

Episode 4 | Series 8

Murder is no laughing matter when Father Brown visits a jester convention.

Episode 4, Series 8

Monday June 8 at 2:00am

The Wisdom Of The Fool

Episode 4 | Series 8

Murder is no laughing matter when Father Brown visits a jester convention.

Episode 4, Series 2

Monday June 8 at 11:25am

The Shadow Of The Scaffold

Episode 4 | Series 2

When convicted killer Violet is given a temporary reprieve from the gallows, she begs Father Brown to prove her innocence. Can he find the real culprit before it's too late?

Episode 5, Series 2

Tuesday June 9 at 11:20am

The Daughters Of Jerusalem

Episode 5 | Series 2

The disappearance of an old friend sends Father Brown and Sid on a quest to find the Lannington Rosary. Can an old adversary, back from the dead, be trusted to help?

Episode 5, Series 8

Tuesday June 9 at 9:30pm

The Folly Of Jephthah

Episode 5 | Series 8

Flambeau seeks Father Brown's help to get rid of an unwanted rival.

Episode 6, Series 5

Tuesday June 9 at 10:25pm

The Eagle And The Daw

Episode 6 | Series 5

When an old foe tells him that she has arranged the death of her former lover, Father Brown soon finds himself blamed for the murder.

Episode 5, Series 8

Wednesday June 10 at 4:20am

The Folly Of Jephthah

Episode 5 | Series 8

Flambeau seeks Father Brown's help to get rid of an unwanted rival.

Episode 6, Series 5

Wednesday June 10 at 5:05am

The Eagle And The Daw

Episode 6 | Series 5

When an old foe tells him that she has arranged the death of her former lover, Father Brown soon finds himself blamed for the murder.

Episode 6, Series 2

Wednesday June 10 at 11:30am

The Mystery Of The Rosary

Episode 6 | Series 2

Father Brown finds himself immobilised with a broken leg when a member of Kembleford's WI dies in mysterious circumstances. Can he crack the case armed only with a telescope and the…

Episode 7, Series 2

Thursday June 11 at 11:30am

The Three Tools Of Death

Episode 7 | Series 2

When a troubled woman's father is killed just weeks after her mother's death, Father Brown must help her deal with her grief while solving the father's inexplicable murder.

Episode 5, Series 8

Thursday June 11 at 10:25pm

The Folly Of Jephthah

Episode 5 | Series 8

Flambeau seeks Father Brown's help to get rid of an unwanted rival.

Episode 8, Series 2

Friday June 12 at 11:25am

The Prize Of Colonel Gerard

Episode 8 | Series 2

Father Brown is unconvinced when a recently returned prisoner of war is suspected of the killing of his uncle. It seems that someone will stop at nothing to keep the priest from the…

Episode 5, Series 8

Saturday June 13 at 6:40pm

The Folly Of Jephthah

Episode 5 | Series 8

Flambeau seeks Father Brown's help to get rid of an unwanted rival.

Episode 5, Series 8

Monday June 15 at 2:00am

The Folly Of Jephthah

Episode 5 | Series 8

Flambeau seeks Father Brown's help to get rid of an unwanted rival.

Episode 9, Series 2

Monday June 15 at 11:25am

The Grim Reaper

Episode 9 | Series 2

A gruesome death on a local farm is blamed on the Kembleford physician through a series of poison-pen letters. Father Brown must figure out who sent them in order to save his friend…

Episode 10, Series 2

Tuesday June 16 at 11:25am

The Laws Of Motion

Episode 10 | Series 2

A day out at a hill climb track ends with one of the drivers killed in a car crash. An infuriated Sullivan resolves to put an end to Father Browns meddling for good.

Episode 6, Series 8

Tuesday June 16 at 9:30pm

The Numbers Of The Beast

Episode 6 | Series 8

Mrs McCarthy strikes it lucky at the church bingo with the help of a Romani fortune teller.

Episode 7, Series 5

Tuesday June 16 at 10:25pm

The Smallest Of Things

Episode 7 | Series 5

Past and present collide when Father Brown investigates the macabre world of dollhouse crime scenes.

Episode 6, Series 8

Wednesday June 17 at 4:15am

The Numbers Of The Beast

Episode 6 | Series 8

Mrs McCarthy strikes it lucky at the church bingo with the help of a Romani fortune teller.

Episode 7, Series 5

Wednesday June 17 at 5:00am

The Smallest Of Things

Episode 7 | Series 5

Past and present collide when Father Brown investigates the macabre world of dollhouse crime scenes.

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