Near the construction site of a bypass an elderly couple are found dead in their home. Later, the manager of the company building the bypass is found murdered and Barnaby finds connections between the recent events and the disappearance of a young boy years earlier. Written by
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The village of Dunstan, where this episode takes place, seems to be the village where Detective Sergeant Jones grew up, as he attended the same primary school and is acquainted with several of the protagonists from childhood. The Sergeant's Welsh accent is true to character though, since his family moved from Wales to this village when the Sergeant was a child. See more
Oh, hello. Hello. Now, as you probably know, Alyssa Bradley's house is about to be...
I've already told you I'm not interested.
If we are to stop this bypass, we must...
My Fred's working for Jack Purdy.
Oh. Is he? Why?
To earn money! Where else is there work round here?
References The Godfather: Part II
We Shall Overcome
Refrain of gospel song "We Will Overcome" composed by Charles Albert Tidley in 1947
Sung by Maggie Steed
and other environmentalists See more