The House Of Mercy

Victorian murder mystery dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

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0120100614

Victorian murder mystery dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

London, 1860.

A rising MP and a successful female novelist fall in love but the secrets they both harbour will lead to blackmail and murder.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

After her travels in France, Eliza Martins arrives in London and is soon feted as a literary sensation when her novel, The Passion of Therese Bontine, becomes a best-seller.

She meets a leading backbench MP, Sir John Garett Stewart, who declares his admiration both for the novel and its author.

Eliza....Melody Grove

Stewart....David Rintoul

Brookes....Sam Dale

Arnott....Timothy West

Wylie....Alexander Morton

Milly....Tracy Wiles

Mary....Laura dos Santos

Murray....Tony Bell

Alice....Alison Pettitt

Nance....Keely Beresford

Other parts are played by the cast.

Producer/director: Bruce Young.

A rising MP and a female novelist fall in love.

0220100615

The novelist Eliza Martins visits the House of Commons to watch her most notable admirer, Sir John Garett Stewart, take part in a debate about electoral reform.

When a Metropolitan Police detective is assigned to keep a wary eye on potentially wayward MPs the Government's Chief Whip learns that Stewart is active in charity work, helping to rescue prostitutes from the streets.

0320100616

Eliza has become engaged, and her sister, Milly, travels down from Scotland to join her in London - but their mood of celebration will soon be shattered by unwelcome news.

Eliza has become engaged and her sister travels down from Scotland to join her in London.

0420100617

Eliza and Milly are facing blackmail threats - while Sir John Garett Stewart encounters a young woman whose desperate experiences force him to confront his doubts about his party's stance on electoral reform.

Stewart encounters a woman whose desperate experiences force him to confront his doubts.

0520100618

When Sir John Garett Stewart decides to speak out in the House of Commons against the latest electoral reform bill he threatens to split the Whig Party and bring down the Government.

But when the Government's Chief Whip demands an explanation from Stewart for his behaviour the MP is nowhere to be found.

Eliza....Melody Grove

Stewart....David Rintoul

Brookes....Sam Dale

Arnott....Timothy West

Wylie....Alexander Morton

Milly....Tracy Wiles

Mary....Laura dos Santos

Murray....Tony Bell

Alice....Alison Pettitt

Nance....Keely Beresford

Other parts are played by the cast.

Producer/director: Bruce Young.

Stewart's speech in the House of Commons threatens to bring down the government.

0620100621

Victorian murder mystery set in London in 1860.

As Sergeant Wylie of the Metropolitan Police begins his investigation - the chief suspect arrives at Eliza's door.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

Eliza....Melody Grove

Stewart - David Rintoul

Brookes - Sam Dale

Arnott - Timothy West

Wylie....Alexander Morton

Milly....Tracy Wiles

Mary....Laura dos Santos

Murray - Tony Bell

Alice - Alison Pettitt

Nance...Keely Beresford

Other parts played by the cast.

Producer/director: Bruce Young.

The chief suspect arrives at Eliza's door.

0720100622

Victorian murder mystery set in London in 1860.

As the police investigation continues, Eliza and her barrister, Henry Brookes, decide to look into the background of the detective in charge of the case.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

Eliza and her barrister investigate the background of the detective in charge of the case.

0820100623

Victorian murder mystery set in London in 1860.

As Wylie's investigation begins to focus on Eliza's alibi on the night of the murder she decides to reveal shocking facts about her past to her barrister.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

Eliza decides to reveal shocking facts about her past to her barrister.

0920100624

Victorian murder mystery set in London in 1860.

Sergeant Wylie's chief suspect for the murder has disappeared - and Eliza is taken into custody by the police.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

Eliza is taken into custody by the police.

10 LAST20100625

Victorian murder mystery set in London in 1860.

Sergeant Wylie secures a confession - but a final stunning revelation exposes the many secrets and lies surrounding the night of the murder.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

Eliza....Melody Grove

Stewart - David Rintoul

Brookes - Sam Dale

Arnott - Timothy West

Wylie....Alexander Morton

Milly....Tracy Wiles

Mary....Laura dos Santos

Murray - Tony Bell

Alice - Alison Pettitt

Nance...Keely Beresford

Other parts played by the cast.

Producer/director: Bruce Young.

A final revelation exposes the many secrets and lies surrounding the night of the murder.

OMNI-0120100618

Victorian murder mystery set in London in 1860.

After her travels in France, Eliza Martins arrives in London and is soon feted as a literary sensation when her novel, The Passion of Therese Bontine, becomes a best-seller.

She meets a leading backbench MP, Sir John Garett Stewart, who declares his admiration both for the novel and its author - but a storm is about to break over both their heads.

As the parties at Westminster debate the latest electoral reform bill Eliza and Stewart are guilty of secrets that will lead to blackmail and murder.

Omnibus edition.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young.

Eliza....Melody Grove

Stewart....David Rintoul

Brookes....Sam Dale

Arnott....Timothy West

Wylie....Alexander Morton

Milly....Tracy Wiles

Mary....Laura dos Santos

Murray....Tony Bell

Alice....Alison Pettitt

Nance...Keely Beresford

Other parts played by the cast.

Producer/director: Bruce Young.

Victorian murder mystery set in London in 1860, dramatised by Chris Dolan

OMNI-0220100625

London, 1860.

A leading MP and a successful female novelist fall in love but the secrets they both harbour lead to blackmail and murder.

As Sergeant Wylie begins his investigation, the chief suspect arrives at Eliza's door.

Eliza must decide how much to reveal about her past life in Paris to her barrister - before a final stunning revelation exposes the many secrets and lies surrounding the night of the murder.

Omnibus edition.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan from a storyline by Bruce Young

Eliza....Melody Grove

Stewart - David Rintoul

Brookes - Sam Dale

Arnott - Timothy West

Wylie....Alexander Morton

Milly....Tracy Wiles

Mary....Laura dos Santos

Murray - Tony Bell

Alice - Alison Pettitt

Nance...Keely Beresford

Other parts played by the cast.

Producer/director: Bruce Young.

Victorian murder mystery set in London in 1860, dramatised by Chris Dolan