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Season 21, Episode 3 Hetty Wainthropp: A Minor Operation

First Aired: October 26, 2000

Matronly Midlands sleuth Hetty Wainthropp (Patricia Routledge) solves six cases. First up: Hetty investigates a string of robberies from her hospital bed. In the hospital for varicose veins, she hears about robberies at the homes of patients. Then DCI Adams (John Graham Davies), who's there to investigate, is accused of attempted rape by a nurse(Gillian Kearney) Geoffrey: Dominic Monaghan.

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  • Premiered: February 5, 1980
  • Rating: TV-PG
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  • Premise: Whodunits, courtroom dramas and suspense tales make up this often brilliant anthology. It features adaptations of tales by myriad classic mystery writers, from Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie to Dick Francis and John Mortimer, with such notable figu… (more)

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