Midsomer Murders

Season 7 Episode 7

Ghosts of Christmas Past

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Dec 25, 2004 on ITV



  • Trivia

    • The 2 deaths in this episode bring the total in the series to date to 120. This is also the total up to the end of Season 7.

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • The Murders:
      1. Lydia Villiers: Pushed down the stairs
      2. Jennifer Carter: Shotgun breach explosion (sabotage)

    • The Ghost of Christmas Past was shot on location at Harpsden Court, near Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, which dates from the twelfth century and is said to be haunted.

    • John Nettles has commented on this episode: "It's a big country house murder with lots of family returning home from abroad, lots of blood and lots of grudges. Think of Gosford Park and you'll get the idea".

  • Allusions