The Island of Dreams
father brown

Mon, Apr 1 9:00 P.M. NH Explore (11.2)  

Father Brown, Sergeant Goodfellow, Inspector Mallory and his family receive an invite for the 20th anniversary of Chummy's holiday camp. During the visit, owner Marjorie Chummy is strangled with an apron belonging to Mavis Jug, maid and general dogsbody at the camp. Inspector Mallory arrests her while Father Brown and Sergeant Goodfellow look at the other staff, Jock McCudgeon, Griff Grimshaw, and Sandy Beauchamp, at the camp who Mrs Chummy kept under a tight rein. Father Brown discovers a child, Billy Fairfield, had died in the past in the camp swimming pool that Mavis Jug, then an "Orangecoat", and Mrs Chummy should have been supervising.

Episode Duration: 44 minutes and 24 seconds

Episode Number: 197

All broadcast times for this episode: (show all)

Mon, Apr 1 9:00 P.M. The Island of Dreams     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Apr 2 1:00 A.M. The Island of Dreams     NH Explore (11.2)

About Father Brown:

Based on the short stories by G K Chesterton, Father Brown follows the kindly cleric as he solves crimes in his community.

It is a quintessentially English world: drawing rooms in large country houses, miles of countryside, village halls and secret gardens, as well as country fairs, railway stations and rural parish churches.

Each episode sees the enigmatic priest investigate a crime in his own particular way, using intuition and psychology.

Father Brown discovers the truth of a crime by looking into the truth of the soul - the passions, dark secrets, hidden desires.

Many years spent hearing his parishioners' confessions have given him an uncanny insight into the origins of evil and the workings of the criminal mind.

But the stories are not concerned with judgement - Father Brown is more interested in saving souls than in bringing the guilty to justice.


Future Broadcast times for "Father Brown": (show all)

Thu, Feb 22 8:00 P.M. The Requiem for the Dead     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Feb 23 12:00 A.M. The Requiem for the Dead     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Feb 23 11:00 A.M. The Requiem for the Dead     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Feb 23 5:20 P.M. The Requiem for the Dead     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Mar 11 9:00 P.M. The Children of Kalon     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Mar 12 1:00 A.M. The Children of Kalon     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, Mar 14 8:00 P.M. The Children of Kalon     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Mar 15 12:00 A.M. The Children of Kalon     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Mar 15 11:00 A.M. The Children of Kalon     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Mar 15 5:16 P.M. The Children of Kalon     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Mar 18 9:00 P.M. The Final Devotion     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Mar 19 1:00 A.M. The Final Devotion     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, Mar 21 8:00 P.M. The Final Devotion     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Mar 22 12:00 A.M. The Final Devotion     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Mar 22 11:00 A.M. The Final Devotion     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Mar 22 5:16 P.M. The Final Devotion     NH Explore (11.2)


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