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Sherlock Holmes-style pipe and hat

Midsomer's architectural lambast

Astragal wasn’t expecting abuse while watching Midsomer Murders and enjoying a glass of claret (the drink, not human blood), but the battle between new and quaint clearly rages on in Midsomer


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