A VAT inspector disappears while investigating illegal distilling in Midsomer Abbas and Midsomer Herne. His body turns up in a barrel of cider while Barnaby and Jones are enjoying the annual cider festival.
A reclusive couple find their lives coming under police scrutiny after a social services investigator is killed. Barnaby finds out about generations of family secrets and has to decipher astronomical charts to discover the identity of the killer. Barnaby's wife arrives in the village as the head teacher at a local school.moreless
A farmer is murdered and suspicion falls on the local druids.
The President of the Midsomer-in-the-Marsh bird watching society is murdered after an argument about the sighting of a rare bird. Barnaby has too work out what really motivated the murder
Midsomer Priory is vandalised but the reclusive nuns want no help from the police until one of the nuns is found strangled.
A young woman is dressed like a bride and drowned in a bath, but this is only the first of weeding-themed murders in Great Worthy. New mysteries to solve for Barnaby and Jones.