Polly and Jonathan move into her father's house in the country, a move which begins badly when Jonathan accidentally frees two burglars. The Creeks attend a parish council meeting where they learn that local lottery winner and community benefactor Leonard Corbyn has been arrested for indecent offences and later Jonathan visits grumpy old psychic Eric Ipswich who has a stroke and is hospitalized. Whilst helping Polly's friend Alison Chater and her vicar husband the Creeks are amazed to find Corbyn's winning lottery numbers written on a wall by Ipswich some half a century earlier. As Polly starts to have nightmares about childhood bogey-man the Sandman, the parish magazine declares sightings of a sinister nocturnal beast on the prowl. Jonathan finds that the numbers on the wall are pure coincidence, based on a phone number written by Eric when he took a message and that the lottery ticket belongs to a Salvation Army captain, Corbyn picking it up when the man dropped it. A visit to ... Written by
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Did You Know?
The Actress Selina Griffiths
, who plays Alison Charter, is the daughter of Popular TV Actress Annette Crosbie
, who portrayed the character Ingrid Strange in the first series of Jonathan Creek in an episode entitled "The House of Monkeys". See more