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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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About the Show

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?

Next On

Episode 13, Series 3

Monday March 1 at 6:20am

The Paradise Of Thieves

Episode 13 | Series 3

When a dead man is found inside a locked bank vault, Father Brown must solve the mystery to save an innocent man from paying the ultimate price.

Episode 2, Series 4

Monday March 1 at 11:15am

The Brewer's Daughter

Episode 2 | Series 4

Sid falls for the heiress to a local brewery, only for her to be arrested for murder.

Episode 3, Series 4

Tuesday March 2 at 11:15am

The Hangman's Demise

Episode 3 | Series 4

Father Brown investigates the poisoning of a former hangman.

Episode 9, Series 8

Tuesday March 2 at 11:25pm

The Fall Of The House St Gardner

Episode 9 | Series 8

A gossip columnist is murdered after threatening to expose the secrets of a fashion house.

Episode 9, Series 8

Wednesday March 3 at 5:55am

The Fall Of The House St Gardner

Episode 9 | Series 8

A gossip columnist is murdered after threatening to expose the secrets of a fashion house.

Episode 4, Series 4

Wednesday March 3 at 11:15am

The Crackpot Of The Empire

Episode 4 | Series 4

Father Brown is trapped in a derelict building when a comedian swears revenge.

Episode 5, Series 4

Thursday March 4 at 11:15am

The Daughter Of Autolycus

Episode 5 | Series 4

Flambeau enlists Father Brown's help to steal the Pope's coronation gift to the Queen.

Episode 6, Series 4

Friday March 5 at 11:15am

The Rod Of Asclepius

Episode 6 | Series 4

Lady Felicia's reckless driving lands her in the next hospital bed to Mrs McCarthy.

Episode 7, Series 4

Monday March 8 at 11:10am

The Missing Man

Episode 7 | Series 4

Father Brown deduces the apparent suicide of a RAF pilot was actually murder.

Episode 8, Series 4

Tuesday March 9 at 11:00am

The Resurrectionists

Episode 8 | Series 4

Father Brown investigates when the body of a young man is taken from his graveyard.

Episode 10, Series 8

Tuesday March 9 at 11:25pm

The Tower Of Lost Souls

Episode 10 | Series 8

Father Brown joins forces with Chief Inspector Valentine to uncover a dark secret at Helmsley House.

Episode 10, Series 8

Wednesday March 10 at 5:55am

The Tower Of Lost Souls

Episode 10 | Series 8

Father Brown joins forces with Chief Inspector Valentine to uncover a dark secret at Helmsley House.

Episode 9, Series 4

Wednesday March 10 at 11:10am

The Sins Of The Father

Episode 9 | Series 4

Father Brown investigates when the son of a local aeronautics magnate is murdered.

Episode 10, Series 4

Thursday March 11 at 11:10am

The Wrath Of Baron Samdi

Episode 10 | Series 4

Father Brown encounters a voodoo priest who is intent on winning back the woman he loves.

Episode 1, Series 5

Friday March 12 at 11:05am

The Star Of Jacob

Episode 1 | Series 5

Father Brown investigates when the son of a duke is abducted from Lady Felicia's Yuletide ball. Can he find the child in time for Christmas?

Episode 2, Series 5

Monday March 15 at 11:05am

The Labyrinth Of The Minotaur

Episode 2 | Series 5

Father Brown is asked to look after Lady Felicia's wayward niece Bunty, who soon finds herself suspected of murder.

Episode 3, Series 5

Tuesday March 16 at 11:20am

The Eve Of St John

Episode 3 | Series 5

Father Brown struggles to promote understanding when a group of pagans are suspected of killing one of their own.

Episode 4, Series 5

Wednesday March 17 at 10:55am

The Chedworth Cyclone

Episode 4 | Series 5

Father Brown is drawn into the shady world of boxing when a local fighter is found dead in suspicious circumstances.

Episode 5, Series 5

Thursday March 18 at 11:05am

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 6, Series 5

Friday March 19 at 11:00am

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 2, Series 5

Saturday March 20 at 6:55am

The Labyrinth Of The Minotaur

Episode 2 | Series 5

Father Brown is asked to look after Lady Felicia's wayward niece Bunty, who soon finds herself suspected of murder.

Episode 6, Series 5

Monday March 22 at 6:25am

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 7, Series 5

Monday March 22 at 10:50am

The Smallest Of Things

Episode 7 | Series 5

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

Episode 8, Series 5

Tuesday March 23 at 11:00am

The Crimson Feather

Episode 8 | Series 5

When Mrs McCarthy's goddaughter goes missing, Father Brown follows her trail to a risque gentlemen's club.

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