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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 11, Series 5

Sunday March 29 at 10:40am

The Sins Of Others

Episode 11 | Series 5

Father Brown struggles to save Sid from himself when he vows vengeance on his former defence barrister.

Episode 1, Series 6

Sunday March 29 at 5:25pm

The Tree Of Truth

Episode 1 | Series 6

Father Brown attempts to overturn a miscarriage of justice while rehearsing for the Kembleford Christmas pantomime.

Episode 1, Series 6

Sunday March 29 at 11:25pm

The Tree Of Truth

Episode 1 | Series 6

Father Brown attempts to overturn a miscarriage of justice while rehearsing for the Kembleford Christmas pantomime.

Episode 1, Series 2

Monday March 30 at 3:40pm

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 6

Monday March 30 at 8:30pm

The Jackdaw's Revenge

Episode 2 | Series 6

Father Brown struggles to protect those closest to him when an old foe is unexpectedly released from prison.

Episode 1, Series 2

Tuesday March 31 at 12:55am

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

Tuesday March 31 at 3:40pm

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 2, Series 2

Wednesday April 1 at 1:05am

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 3, Series 2

Wednesday April 1 at 3:40pm

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 3, Series 2

Thursday April 2 at 1:10am

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 2

Thursday April 2 at 3:40pm

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 4, Series 2

Friday April 3 at 1:15am

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

Friday April 3 at 3:40pm

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 2

Saturday April 4 at 12:50am

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 12, Series 5

Saturday April 4 at 7:30pm

The Theatre Of The Invisible

Episode 12 | Series 5

When radio quiz Up to You comes to Kembleford, Father Brown suspects that one of the cast is responsible for their landlady's murder.

Episode 12, Series 5

Sunday April 5 at 9:25am

The Theatre Of The Invisible

Episode 12 | Series 5

When radio quiz Up to You comes to Kembleford, Father Brown suspects that one of the cast is responsible for their landlady's murder.

Episode 2, Series 6

Sunday April 5 at 4:05pm

The Jackdaw's Revenge

Episode 2 | Series 6

Father Brown struggles to protect those closest to him when an old foe is unexpectedly released from prison.

Episode 2, Series 6

Sunday April 5 at 10:25pm

The Jackdaw's Revenge

Episode 2 | Series 6

Father Brown struggles to protect those closest to him when an old foe is unexpectedly released from prison.

Episode 6, Series 2

Monday April 6 at 3:15pm

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 3, Series 6

Monday April 6 at 7:30pm

The Kembleford Dragon

Episode 3 | Series 6

Father Brown must stop a much-loved institution from going off the rails when the local stationmaster is murdered.

Episode 6, Series 2

Monday April 6 at 11:20pm

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

Tuesday April 7 at 3:15pm

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 7, Series 2

Tuesday April 7 at 11:30pm

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 8, Series 2

Wednesday April 8 at 3:15pm

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 8, Series 2

Wednesday April 8 at 11:30pm

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 9, Series 2

Thursday April 9 at 3:15pm

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 9, Series 2

Thursday April 9 at 11:40pm

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 4, Series 6

Monday April 13 at 7:30pm

The Angel Of Mercy

Episode 4 | Series 6

Father Brown senses something sinister afoot when Mrs McCarthy's friend is the latest villager to die in her sleep.

Episode 10, Series 2

Monday April 13 at 11:25pm

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 10, Series 2

Tuesday April 14 at 3:15pm

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.

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