The charred corpse of a man believed to be Ruari O'Connell is found near RAF base Huxton and a ring found in his stomach leads Gently and Bacchus to his lover cafe owner Wanda Lane. When a second Irishman is shot dead supercilious Special Branch commander Empton arrives,telling Gently that Ruari was an IRA informer on the run from vengeful compatriots and he believes Ruari faked his death to avoid them. In that case who was the burning man? And will Bacchus survive a hostage situation to allow Gently to take him fishing? Written by
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Tony Rohr replaces Sean McGinley, who played China in the pilot episode. See more
[Commenting on the charred corpse
There's nothing left of him... or her.
[sniffing the corpse
... let's hope he went to the dentist.
Pat of Mullingar
Irish rebel song
Performed by Bar Band See more