Clouds Of Witness

Ian Carmichael stars as Dorothy L Sayers' aristocratic sleuth, with Peter Jones as Bunter.

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LPW01The Riddlesdale Inquest1974020320050511 (BBC7)
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Peter Wimsey's brother is implicated in a murder - the inquest is held and things look bleak for Gerald.

The upper class sleuth's brother, the Duke of Denver, is arrested for murder.

Dorothy L Sayers' mystery with Ian Carmichael.

The upper class sleuth's brother, the Duke of Denver, is arrested for murder. Dorothy L Sayers' mystery with Ian Carmichael

LPW02Mudstains And Bloodstains1974021020050512 (BBC7)
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The sleuth is on the case of a murder in Yorkshire - with his brother's life at stake.

Peter Wimsey is on the case of a murder in Yorkshire - with his brother's life at stake.

With his brother's life at stake, Lord Peter Wimsey faces a murder mystery in Yorkshire.

LPW03The Diamond Cat1974021720050513 (BBC7)
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Who is the mysterious motorcyclist and what connects him to the beautiful Mrs Grimethorpe?

The posh sleuth spots a mysterious motorcyclist.

What connects him to Mrs Grimethorpe?

What connects him to the stunning Mrs Grimethorpe? Stars Ian Carmichael.

Who is the mysterious 'number 10' and what connects him to the beautiful Mrs Grimethorpe?

Who is the mysterious 'number 10' and what connects him to the beautiful Mrs Grimethorpe? Stars Ian Carmichael and Maria Aitken.

LPW04Mary Quite Contrary1974022420050516 (BBC7)
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There's mystery over Mary's illness and the sleuth discovers more about his sister's past.

There is mystery over Mary's illness - and the posh sleuth discovers more about his sister's past.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Mary's illness may not be all that it seems, there's an admission of guilt and Peter has an encounter with his sister's past.

There is mystery over Mary's illness, and the posh sleuth discovers more about his sister's past. Stars Ian Carmichael

LPW05The Morning After1974030320050517 (BBC7)
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Mary has confessed to murdering Cathcart: so that's the end of the affair.

Isn't it?

Despite his sister Mary's confession, the sleuth's murder mystery is not over yet.

LPW06In A Fog1974031020050518 (BBC7)
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Wimsey and Bunter are on the trail of the Grimethorpes - but Peter's Pot proves to be something of a sticky wicket.

The sleuth and Bunter get lost on the trail of the Grimethorpes, and get stuck in a swamp.

The posh sleuth and Bunter get lost on the trail of the Grimethorpes - and get stuck in a swamp.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

On the trail of the Grimethorpes, Wimsey and Bunter get lost and end up stuck in a swamp.

On the trail of the Grimethorpes, Lord Peter Wimsey and Bunter get lost and end up stuck in a swamp. Stars Ian Carmichael.

LPW07The Barometer Falls1974031720050519 (BBC7)
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Wimsey finally discovers where his brother Gerald was on the night of the murder, and Mary takes the stand.

The sleuth discovers where his brother Gerald was on the night of the murder.

The sleuth discovers where his brother Gerald was on the night of the murder, and Mary takes the stand.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey probes his brother's whereabouts on the night of the murder.

Lord Peter Wimsey probes his brother's whereabouts on the night of the murder, and Mary takes the stand. Stars Ian Carmichael.

LPW08 LASTThe Speech For The Defence1974032420050520 (BBC7)
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Peter is in New York gathering the vital evidence - but there's a sting in the tail.

The sleuth gathers evidence in New York to clear Gerald - but there's a sting in the tail.

The posh sleuth gathers vital evidence in New York to clear Gerald - but there's a sting in the tail.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

The posh sleuth gathers vital evidence in New York to clear Gerald, but there's a sting in the tail. Stars Ian Carmichael.