A bit of Midsomer background

As most people now know (and certainly regular readers of this blog), most of the filming for Midsomer Murders is done in Southern Oxfordshire and

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Dorchester leaflet updates Midsomer locations

As regular readers and fans will know, the Southern Oxfordshire area is used as a location for almost all the exterior filming for Midsomer Murders.

Nettles and Dudgeon in antiques hunt

The two stars of Midsomer Murders since its inception, John Nettles and Neil Dudgeon, have more than just Barnaby in common, it turns out. In

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Midsummer in Midsomer

The football World Cup isn’t the only big event taking place this June. As well as the tournament in Brazil, the Midsomer Murders Society is

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Take the Midsomer Murders trail

As British summertime rolls around again, the English countryside bursts into bloom in an irresistible array of colours, tones and scents. Hedgerows throng with creatures,

New Christie series to rival Midsomer

The greatest crime writer of them all, Agatha Christie, is intrinsically linked to Midsomer Murders. As regular readers and fans may well already know, Wallingford,

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Friend’s asking about Midsomer Murders?

Regular readers should hopefully need no reminding that Midsomer Murders is filmed in the Southern Oxfordshire region of the UK. Since the show first aired

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Happy New Year from Midsomer

Where does the time go? Incredibly, it's now 2014, which makes it seventeen years since the first ever Midsomer Murders was screened in 1997. To

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New book reveals Midsomer realism

A new book has revealed the darker side to life of a Southern Oxfordshire village. Written by author Donald Chilvers, Quiet Times, Cruel Times reveals

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Midsomer says goodbye to Poirot

After nearly 25 years and 70 episodes, it seems that David Suchet’s marathon stint as Belgian detective Hercule Poirot is to come to an end.

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