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Episode Guide: Series 4


Series: 4 Episode: 6

Monday 14 May 2007, 9pm, BBC One

The team are led into a new mystery when Brian's dog, Scampi, digs up a skeleton during a walk on the common.

A local youth worker, Andrew Bartlett (Philip Jackson), shows an unusual amount of interest in the details of the human remains. 

Jack looks into Andrew Bartlett's past and discovers he was interviewed in connection with the disappearance of an MP, Neil Williams, some years earlier.  The MP's body was never discovered, but his then business partner, Michael Evans, is serving life for his murder.

Meanwhile, the widow of a notorious criminal, Jackie Small (Pippa Haywood), confesses to killing her husband's lover, Tina Murphy.

Having discovered that the skeleton is actually 600 years old, Brian's keen to get involved in the case.

The boys finally convince Sandra to let them pursue both Andrew and Jackie, and investigate whether the common hides the grim remains of more than one victim...

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