The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. Inspired by the novels of Caroline Graham, modern master of the English village mystery, the series stars John Nettles ("Bergerac") as the unflappable Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby with Jason Hughes ("This Life") as his earnest, efficient protege, Detective Constable Ben Jones. The Mysteries: "The House In The Woods" - According to local legend, Winyard is hanted - and it lives up to its reputation when a young couple dies on the property in a grisly fashion. "Dead Letters" - As Midsomer Barton celebrates Oak Apple Week, the mother of a former festival queen drowns herself. butis it really suicide? "Vixen's Run" - At a family gatheriing, thrice-married baronet Freddy Butler keels over dead, leaving an estate worth killing for. "Down Among The Dead Men" - The shotgun slaying of accountant Martin Barrett leads Barnaby and Jones on a trail of blackmail. Production Notes, Featurette. Fascinating Facts; "The Killings At Badger's Drift" Connection; Caroline Graham Biography.