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 Neil Dudgeon (Life of Riley) as the capable Detective Chief Inspector John Barnaby, with Jason Hughes (This Life) as his earnest, efficient partner, Detective Sergeant Ben Jones. Guest stars include Warren Clarke, Joanna David, Genevieve O'Reilly, and James Dreyfus. The Mysteries: The Sleeper under the Hill-Barnaby and Jones investigate a group of Druids in Midsomer Mow. The Night of the Stag-Local bootleggers come under suspicion after the disappearance of a government inspector. A Sacred Trust-Vandalism and violence send shock waves through Midsomer's cloistered nunnery. A Rare Bird-The detectives investigate whether competition between ornithology enthusiasts led to murder.