Masterpiece Season 35
S35 E01Oct 23, 2005
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking Oct 23, 2005 Watson persuades Sherlock Holmes to come out of retirement to hunt a serial killer. The pattern is that the murderer kills young ladies by gagging them with one of their stockings and then strangling them with the other.
S35 E02Oct 30, 2005
Kidnapped (1) Oct 30, 2005 15-year-old Davie Balfour is poised to receive a vast inheritance when he's lured onto a cargo ship, knocked unconscious, and kidnapped by his malevolent uncle Ebenezer, who devises a scheme to sell him into slavery. But Davie's unforeseen rescue at the hands of a Scottish rogue, Alan Breck, with them racing across the Scottish moors, with English bounty hunters in hot pursuit.
S35 E03Nov 6, 2005
Kidnapped (2) Nov 6, 2005 After escaping from the bounty hunters, Davie and Alan run into an old friend of Alan's, now the leader of a guerrilla band fighting the Redcoats. Soon after, though, the bounty hunters are on their tail once again, and Davie goes to Queensferry, near Edinburgh, to seek out his old family lawyer - with a view to tackling his Uncle Ebenezer.
S35 E04Nov 13, 2005
The Virgin Queen (1) Nov 13, 2005 The Virgin Queen is the more or less true story of the reign of Queen Elizabeth I (1557-1603). The production begins in the Tower of London, where Elizabeth has been imprisoned by Queen Mary, her half-sister, who hopes to bring England back to the Roman Catholic Church and who sees Elizabeth as a rallying-point for the supporters of the protestant Church of England. After the death of Mary, Elizabeth inherits the throne as Queen of England in her own right. Elizabeth sets out with high hopes, but she is soon torn between her love for Sir Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester (a married man) and her duties as Queen.
S35 E05Nov 20, 2005
The Virgin Queen (2) Nov 20, 2005 The continuing story of Queen Elizabeth I of England. Elizabeth is under constant pressure to marry and secure the future of the crown by providing an heir, but she fears the loss of power that might come from having a husband and refuses to be forced into a political marriage. Meanwhile, the Queen becomes a strong ruler, and in the Age of Elizabeth her England even begins to become a player on the world stage.
S35 E06Jan 22, 2006
Bleak House - Part 1 Jan 22, 2006
S35 E07Jan 29, 2006
Bleak House - Part 2 Jan 29, 2006
S35 E08Feb 5, 2006
Bleak House - Part 3 Feb 5, 2006
S35 E09Feb 12, 2006
Bleak House - Part 4 Feb 12, 2006
S35 E10Feb 19, 2006
Bleak House - Part 5 Feb 19, 2006
S35 E11Feb 26, 2006
Bleak House - Part 6 Feb 26, 2006
S35 E12Apr 9, 2006
My Family and Other Animals Apr 9, 2006 The Durrells, an eccentric English family, move to the Greek island of Corfu in the 1930's, and the young Gerald Durrell becomes fascinated with the island's wildlife.
S35 E13Apr 16, 2006
Carrie's War Apr 16, 2006 A coming-of-age story set in the UK during the second world war. Fourteen-year old Carrie Willow and her young brother Nick are evacuated from London during the Blitz and sent to a small Welsh town, where the strict Mr Samuel Evans and his sister take them in
S35 E14Apr 23, 2006
Under the Greenwood Tree Apr 23, 2006 TV film. Adaptation of Thomas Hardy's romantic tale of mid 19th century village life. Fancy Day, a new schoolteacher in a Dorset village, is put under pressure by her family to marry well. However, she falls for the poor Dick Dewy.