Midsomer Murders: A Worm in the Bud

Series 5, episode 2

Directed by
David Tucker

Originally Aired On: Sunday, 23 June 2002

Feature-length drama about a detective whose patch is an idyllic rural district. When Susan Bartlett's body is discovered in a wood, villagers assume she killed herself because she could not have children. However, when it comes to light that her suicide note - in the form of an e-mail - was sent too late, Barnaby soon finds himself in the midst of witchcraft, ancient potions, infidelity and land feuds.

Cast

John Nettles...DCI Tom Barnaby
Daniel Casey...Sgt. Gavin Troy
Image for Jane WymarkJane Wymark...Joyce Barnaby
Gillian Barge...Hannah Harrington
Rosie Cavaliero...Denise Fielding
Image for Wendy CraigWendy Craig...Victoria Bartlett
Janie Dee...Caroline Harrington
Ian Driver...Edmund Nelson
Charlie Hicks...Sean Fielding
Ian Hogg...Jonah Bloxham
Clarista Hoult...Julie Fielding
Barry Jackson...Dr. Bullard
Emily Joyce...Bernadette Sullivan
Adam Kotz...James Harrington
Paul Venables...Simon Bartlett
Chris Walker...Sam Fielding
Jeffrey Wickham...Judge
Andy Capie...Fireman
Jeremy Peters...Bus Driver