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Midsomer Murders

Series 8 Episode 5: Bantling Boy

Barnaby and Scott enter the world of horseracing when the trainer of thoroughbred Bantling Boy is battered to death. Bruce Hartley was an alcoholic who had vowed to expose the reason why his father bequeathed the horse to four Midsomer villagers. The other members of the syndicate come under suspicion, but the killing continues - then Bantling Boy falls ill.

Crime drama / Mystery
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Cast and crew
  • Sarah HellingsDirector
  • John NettlesDCI Tom Barnaby
  • John HopkinsSergeant Dan Scott
  • Jane WymarkJoyce Barnaby
  • Laura HowardCully Barnaby
  • Barry JacksonDr. George Bullard
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