14 Charming British Mystery Shows for Your Binge-Watching Pleasure

Spend some time with Agatha Raisin, Father Brown, Hercule Poirot, and other delightful sleuths.

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Father Brown

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The Innocence of Father Brown

By G. K. Chesterton

Agatha Raisin

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Introducing Agatha Raisin: The Quiche of Death/The Vicious Vet

By M.C. Beaton

Poirot

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Poirot Investigates

By Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie’s Marple

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Murder at the Vicarage

By Agatha Christie

Wallander

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Sidetracked

By Henning Mankell

Midsomer Murders

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The Killings at Badger's Drift

By Caroline Graham

Cadfael

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Based on the mystery books by Ellis Peters:

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A Morbid Taste for Bones

By Ellis Peters

Vera

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The Crow Trap

By Ann Cleeves

Hamish Macbeth

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Death of a Gossip

By M.C. Beaton

Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency

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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

By Douglas Adams

Wire in the Blood

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Splinter the Silence

By Val McDermid

Dalziel and Pascoe

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A Clubbable Woman

By Reginald Hill

Inspector Morse

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Last Bus to Woodstock

By Colin Dexter

DCI Banks

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Gallows View

By Peter Robinson