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Season 1

  • S01E01 Clouds of Witness (1)

    • April 5, 1972
    • BBC

    Wimsey and Bunter try to save the Duke of Denver (Lord Peter's elder brother) from the hangman's silk noose when he is accused of murdering Dennis Cathcart, who was engaged to his sister, Lady Mary. Cathcart was shot in the Duke's garden during the night, and the only suspect was found standing by the body - but he declines to discuss the matter. Denver stands by his right to be tried by his peers amid the Gothic splendour of the House of Lords.

  • S01E02 Clouds of Witness (2)

    • April 12, 1972
    • BBC

    Wimsey and Bunter try to save Lord Peter's elder brother, the Duke of Denver, from the hangman's silk noose when he is accused of murdering Dennis Cathcart, who was engaged to his sister, Lady Mary. Cathcart was shot in the Duke's garden during the night, and the only suspect was found standing by the body - but he declines to discuss the matter. Denver stands by his right to be tried by his peers amid the Gothic splendour of the House of Lords.

  • S01E03 Clouds of Witness (3)

    • April 19, 1972
    • BBC

    Wimsey and Bunter try to save Lord Peter's elder brother, the Duke of Denver, from the hangman's silk noose when he is accused of murdering Dennis Cathcart, who was engaged to his sister, Lady Mary. Cathcart was shot in the Duke's garden during the night, and the only suspect was found standing by the body - but he declines to discuss the matter. Denver stands by his right to be tried by his peers amid the Gothic splendour of the House of Lords.

  • S01E04 Clouds of Witness (4)

    • April 26, 1972
    • BBC

    Wimsey and Bunter try to save Lord Peter's elder brother, the Duke of Denver, from the hangman's silk noose when he is accused of murdering Dennis Cathcart, who was engaged to his sister, Lady Mary. Cathcart was shot in the Duke's garden during the night, and the only suspect was found standing by the body - but he declines to discuss the matter. Denver stands by his right to be tried by his peers amid the Gothic splendour of the House of Lords.

  • S01E05 Clouds of Witness (5)

    • May 3, 1972
    • BBC

    Wimsey and Bunter try to save Lord Peter's elder brother, the Duke of Denver, from the hangman's silk noose when he is accused of murdering Dennis Cathcart, who was engaged to his sister, Lady Mary. Cathcart was shot in the Duke's garden during the night, and the only suspect was found standing by the body - but he declines to discuss the matter. Denver stands by his right to be tried by his peers amid the Gothic splendour of the House of Lords.

Season 2

Season 3

  • S03E01 Murder Must Advertise (1)

    • November 30, 1973
    • BBC

    A man working at the Pym's Publicity agency falls to his death. Lord Peter decides to go under cover at Pym's publicity to find out who killed Victor Dean.

  • S03E02 Murder Must Advertise (2)

    • December 7, 1973
    • BBC

    Lord Peter attends a fancy dress party and learns the details of a drug ring.

  • S03E03 Murder Must Advertise (3)

    • December 14, 1973
    • BBC

    Lord Peter discovers that Dean's girl friend has a drug habit and decides to take on a further alter ego - as his own cousin.

  • S03E04 Murder Must Advertise (4)

    • December 21, 1973
    • BBC

    There are already two dead bodies and Lord Peter may soon be the third as it becomes clear that the gang smuggling drugs is using the advertising agency in a complex plan to deflect suspicion.

Season 4

  • S04E01 The Nine Tailors (1)

    • April 22, 1974
    • BBC

    Lord Peter is invited to a wedding at the beginning of World War I, starting a chain of events that will lead to murder after the war is over.

  • S04E02 The Nine Tailors (2)

    • April 29, 1974
    • BBC

    20 years after his first visit, Lord Peter returns to the scene of a crime to find that it in fact hadn't been solved.

  • S04E03 The Nine Tailors (3)

    • May 6, 1974
    • BBC

    A mutilated body is dicovered hidden, but the coroner eclared it death by natural causes.

  • S04E04 The Nine Tailors (4)

    • May 13, 1974
    • BBC

    Nature - not Wimsey - sheds the final light on the mystery. Over the flooded Fenland the bells proclaim the death of a man...and the end of a crime.

Season 5

Season 6

  • S06E01 Strong Poison, Part 1

    • March 25, 1987
    • BBC

    Harriet Vane, a crime writer, is charged with poisoning Philip Boyes, her former lover, with arsenic. The evidence against her seems overwhelming, but it is all circumstantial. The jury is divided and a new trial is ordered, to begin in four weeks' time. Wimsey visits Harriet, finds himself falling in love with her, and sets out to clear her name.

  • S06E02 Strong Poison, Part 2

    • April 1, 1987
    • BBC
  • S06E03 Strong Poison, Part 3

    • April 8, 1987
    • BBC

Season 7

  • S07E01 Have His Carcase, Part 1

    • April 15, 1987
    • BBC

    Mystery writer Harriet Vane, now cleared of murder at the Old Bailey, goes on a walking tour of the West Country and stumbles across a corpse.

  • S07E02 Have His Carcase, Part 2

    • April 22, 1987
    • BBC

    The corpse on the rock - murder or suicide. Harriet and Lord Peter believe the evidence points to murder.

  • S07E03 Have His Carcase, Part 3

    • April 29, 1987
    • BBC

    The police intensify their search for witnesses in the case of the murdered gigolo, found with his throat cut on a rock in Cornwall.

  • S07E04 Have His Carcase, Part 4

    • January 4, 1987
    • BBC

    With the aid of an encoded letter found on the dead man's body, Lord Peter and Harriet solve the mystery.

Season 8

  • S08E01 Gaudy Night, Part 1

    • May 13, 1987
    • BBC

    Harriet Vane attends a reunion at her Oxford College and is asked by the Warden to investigate a series of poison pen notes that several members of staff have received. She takes up residence in the college and receives one of these notes herself. In the cloistered environment of the school, there is any number of possible suspects. In the absence of a motive however, it is difficult to determine if the culprit is a member of staff, a student or even if it is a man or a woman. When Lord Peter Wimsey visits the college - as much to see Harriet as for anything else - he agrees to assist in the investigation. What he finds is that one member of the staff had reason to seek vengeance.

  • S08E02 Gaudy Night, Part 2

    • May 20, 1987
    • BBC

    Harriet decides to investigate the bizarre acts of violence that have erupted since her return to her old Oxford College, while Lord Peter is travelling in Europe for the goverment.

  • S08E03 Gaudy Night, Part 3

    • May 27, 1987
    • BBC

    Lord Peter and Harriet solve the mystery and also decide to end their courtship.