The 5 deaths in this episode (one is alluded to from the past) brings the total for the series to date to 45.
Goof: When Barnaby is watching the dead victim Peter Drinkwater (Orlando Bloom), the eye lids moves.
When the gardening expert is shown filming his TV show, the crew in the background are actually the real Midsomer Murders production crew, including the director hunching over his monitor.
- Chenies, Buckinghamshire
- Haddenham, Buckinghamshire (Little Kirkbridge)
- Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
- Watlington, Oxfordshire
The murder victims:
1. Peter Drinkwater - impaled on pitchfork
2. Rosemary Furman - poisoned
3. Samantha Johnston - stabbed
4. Bella de Vere - suffocated with pillow
NB - the historical murder of Nanny Foster is also featured - she was stabbed with a kitchen knife.
The location used for Edward Allardice's house was Chenies Manor, Buckinghamshire. The village of Haddenham, Buckinghamshire was used as the location for 'Little Kirkbridge'.