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  • November 1842

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    S 1 : Ep 3 - 12/2/07

    The theft of a leg of mutton starts a chain of events that can only lead to trouble for one family in Cranford. With Christmas comes an invitation for Miss Matty, that she is encouraged to accept. Dr Harrison's friend Jack persuades him to declare his affections for Sophy, but then plays a cruel trick.moreless
  • August 1842

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    S 1 : Ep 2 - 11/25/07

    An unexpected visitor shakes miss Matty, but she keeps it to herself. The rumour that the railway will reach the town ruins the happy atmosphere. When Miss Deborah goes to talk to Captain Brown of this, he is of no help, indeed their friendship is severely strained.moreless
  • June 1842

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    S 1 : Ep 1 - 11/18/07

    The town of Cranford is in a flurry at the arrival of a new handsome doctor. His controversial treatment of an unfortunate carpenter is risky not only for the patient, but also his reputation. Elsewhere a family suffers a loss but forges a friendship.moreless
  • At Bertram's Hotel

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    S 3 : Ep 1 - 9/23/07

    Miss Marple leaves St. Mary Mead for a trip to London's elite, Victorian, and "too good to be true" Bertram's Hotel, where she used to spend her holidays as a child. Soon after her arrival, a maid is found murdered on the roof and Miss Marple tries to uncover the truth with the help of another maid. However, things take a strange turn when the hotel doorman is shot to death by a mysterious sniper, and some of the guests may be hiding more secrets than previously imagined.moreless
  • A Slight Case of Murder

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    S 7 : Ep 3 - 5/3/96

    A game of cat and mouse ensues between a female mystery novelist and her jealous ex, when he accuses her of cheating on him with her nosey neighbor's son.
  • The Crackler

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    S 1 : Ep 11 - 1/14/84

    Inspector Marriott of Scotland Yard needs Tommy and Tuppence's help to defeat a gang of forgers who move in high society. Marriott suspects that the exclusive Python Club is at the centre of the fraud, so the Beresfords go there armed with money to gamble away.moreless
  • The Case of the Missing Lady

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    S 1 : Ep 10 - 1/1/84

    Gabriel Stavansson, a polar explorer, gets home from his latest Arctic expedition and finds his fiancee has vanished without trace while he was away. Gabriel calls in Tommy and Tuppence to find his bride, and as they join the hunt they are soon embroiled in curious events at The Grange.moreless
  • The Unbreakable Alibi

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    S 1 : Ep 9 - 12/18/83

    The rich young Monty Jones calls in Tommy and Tuppence to help him win a bet with Una Drake, the Australian journalist he is in love with. The stakes are high - if Monty wins, Una has agreed to marry him, but if he loses they will never meet again.moreless
  • The Man in the Mist

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    S 1 : Ep 8 - 12/11/83

    Tommy and Tuppence have failed to crack a robbery, and they are sitting in a smart hotel drowning their sorrows in cocktails. Suddenly, they have a murder mystery on their hands.

  • The Ambassador's Boots

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    S 1 : Ep 7 - 12/4/83

    Tommy and Tuppence are the heroes of a failed international kidnapping attempt, and at a party they meet the United States ambassador in London. He tells them about a strange incident concerning his luggage, when a bag containing his boots was mixed up with someone else's. It all seems rather trivial, but Tommy and Tuppence decide to get to the bottom of why the bags were swapped. The other man involved denies that it happened at all - something strange is going on, and the Beresfords suspect that crime is afoot.moreless
  • Finessing the King

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    S 1 : Ep 6 - 11/27/83

    Tuppence is curious about a cryptic message in a newspaper's personal column, suggesting a romantic rendezvous. Testing her theory, she talks Tommy into attending the Three Arts Ball, and later they visit the cafe which seems to be the meeting point. They hear a cry from another room, and Tuppence finds Lady Merivale there, dying. Her final words are "Bingo did it". Captain Bingo Hale, Lady Merivale's lover, is arrested - but then the Beresfords turn from witnesses against him to trying to prove his innocence.moreless
  • The Clergyman's Daughter

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    S 1 : Ep 5 - 11/6/83

    A clergyman's daughter calls in Tommy and Tuppence to investigate some bizarre and frightening events at an English country house. While those on the spot think they may have a poltergeist on their hands, the Beresfords look for a human agent of mischief.moreless
  • The Sunningdale Mystery

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    S 1 : Ep 4 - 10/30/83

    Murder is afoot when Captain Cecil is found dead on a golf course. Tommy is convinced that the police have arrested the wrong man, and he and Tuppence set out to find the real killer.moreless
  • The House of Lurking Death

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    S 1 : Ep 3 - 10/23/83

    Lois Hargreaves, of Thurley Grange, calls in Tommy and Tuppence to investigate the poisoning of a box of chocolates with arsenic. But before they arrive on the scene there is another poisoning - this time, with deadly results, and Tommy and Tuppence find themselves hunting the killer.moreless
  • The Affair of the Pink Pearl

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    S 1 : Ep 2 - 10/16/83

    This episode is about the theft of a valuable pink pearl.

    Among the guests staying with the Kingston-Bruces are Mr & Mrs Hamilton Betts and Lady Laura Barton. While Colonel Kingston-Bruce is trying to talk Betts into putting money into his ailing company, Mrs Betts's valuable pink pearl is stolen. Wanting to avoid publicity, Kingston-Bruce calls in Blunt's Detective Agency. He feels sure that the thief is his daughter Beatrice's unsuitable friend Rennie, while Rennie and Beatrice suspect each other. It is also possible that Lady Laura is a kleptomaniac.

    Tommy rushes off to Scotland Yard with the finger-prints of the thief: but will they crack the case?moreless
  • The Secret Adversary

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    S 1 : Ep 1 - 10/9/83

    Childhood friends Tommy Beresford and Prudence Cowley (known as Tuppence) meet in London at the end of the First World War. Short of money and with no prospects, they decide to become adventurers and are soon working for the British Government. Their assignment is to find the missing Jane Finn who is suspected of having a secret treaty signed before the war, now missing. The treaty could cause a lot of trouble for the present government, and the mysterious 'Mr Brown' is somewhere in the background, plotting to bring down the government. Kidnapping, treason and Bolsheviks await the adventurers before they solve the case.moreless
  • Fifty Cents a Dance

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    S 1 : Ep 13 - 12/16/78

    In the years after Bertie's death Lillie spends a lot of her time abroad. During World War One she entertains the troops. In her final years she can finally make peace again with her estranged daughter.moreless
  • Sunset and Evening Star

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    S 1 : Ep 12 - 12/9/78

    After Edward Langtry's death Lillie marries a man twenty years her junior. Their open marriage shocks many people. The theft of her jewels makes it necessary for Lillie to return to the stage. When the newly-married Jeanne Marie discovers the truth about her real father, she refuses to see her mother again.moreless
  • Mr Jersey

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    S 1 : Ep 11 - 12/2/78

    A relationship with the violent Squire Abington lands Lillie in trouble, but she walks away with a new career in racing as "Mr Langtry". Meanwhile, Oscar Wilde faces a trial with possible tragic consequences.moreless
  • Home on the Range

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    S 1 : Ep 10 - 11/25/78

    During her second tour of America preparations are made to get American citizenship for Lillie as this would simplify a divorce from Edward. But she's afraid that Edward might hear about Jeanne Marie in such proceedings. Her hesitation causes the end of her relationship with Freddie Gebhard. When Oscar Wilde offers her the role of a woman with an illegitimate daughter, Lillie also breaks off contact with her early benefactor.moreless
  • America!

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    S 1 : Ep 9 - 11/18/78

    Upon her arrival in America Lillie is greeted by Oscar, who has been on the lecture tour that helped to make his name. Her own tour is a success, not not as a result of her talents on the stage, but because her scandalous behaviour puts her name in the paper.moreless
  • Going on the Stage

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    S 1 : Ep 8 - 11/11/78

    Lillie spends her pregnancy in Jersey and Paris. After the child is born, she pretends it's her niece and leaves it with her mother in Jersey. She returns to London to start her theatrical career. With the help of Mrs Labouchere she makes her debut in the Twickenham town hall. A regular theatre company is convinced to give her a try when it is made clear the Prince of Wales would appreciate the gesture. Lillie is an instant success.moreless
  • The Sailor Prince

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    S 1 : Ep 7 - 11/4/78

    Lillie's failing marriage becomes fodder for newspaper gossip. But it's her relationship with Prince Louis of Battenberg that brings a huge change to her life.
  • Let Them Say

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    S 1 : Ep 6 - 10/28/78

    A year into their relationship, Bertie is generally expected to drop Lillie. But after the Austrian Crown Prince shows an interest in her, a jealous Bertie takes her on as his official mistress, even introducing her to the court. Meanwhile, Lillie begins to get restless, wanting a career and true love.moreless
  • Bertie

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    S 1 : Ep 5 - 10/21/78

    The artists who introduced Lillie to London society, discover that's she's spending more time with a secret admirer. When even Edward Langtry finds out that it's the Prince of Wales, the Prince tries to hide the illicit nature of their relationship by introducing Lillie to his wife, Princess Alexandra.moreless
  • The New Helen

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    S 1 : Ep 4 - 10/14/78

    Lillie risks losing her new-found position in society when she spurns King Leopold's advances. Luckily, most gentlemen, including the younger brother of the Prince of Wales, remain infatuated with her and forgive her this faux pas. More and more Lillie realises that her marriage to Edward is nothing but a sham. She spends a lot of time with Oscar Wilde with whom she has a platonic love affair. And then she meets the Prince of Wales.moreless
  • Mrs Langtry

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    S 1 : Ep 2 - 9/30/78

    Lillie discovers that her husband isn't as rich and influential as she believed. A serious illness makes it necessary for her to recuperate in London. There she quickly becomes a hit with high society.moreless
  • Emilie

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    S 1 : Ep 1 - 9/23/78

    Emilie Le Breton, the Dean of Jersey's daughter, grows up a bit of a tomboy. An attempt to make her more feminine by introducing her to London society turns into a disaster. But after a failed romance and a painful discovery about her father, Lillie tries to find a way to leave Jersey. The rich widower Edward Langtry could help her.moreless
  • The Royal Quadrille

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    S 1 : Ep 8 - 5/20/75

    When he's not allowed to join the fighting in Egypt, the Prince of Wales turns his attention to the problems of the working classes in Britain. At the German court his sister notices the influence Bismark has on her son Wilhelm.moreless
  • Dearest Prince

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    S 1 : Ep 7 - 5/13/75

    The success of a trip to India is threatened by another scandal. If the Prince of Wales doesn't use his influence to stop the divorce of Lord and Lady Aylesford, some embarrassing letters will be published.moreless
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