The Best Of British TV! Doc Martin, Scott & Bailey, Midsomer Murders

Jan 28, 2014

Doc Martin

You can find the best of British comedy and drama every Wednesday night on WLRN Channel 17.

Doc Martin features the misadventures of a curmudgeonly London doctor who makes waves in a sleepy seaside village where he sets up shop.  Scott & Bailey is a clever police procedural in which two female detectives tackle homicide cases along with their own troubled love lives. Midsomer Murders finds treachery and mayhem aplenty in a sleepy country village:

Doc Martin: Erotomania (8:00 p.m.) 

At last, Louisa, the local schoolteacher, tells Marin she loves him. But this wouldn't be Doc Martin if he didn’t blow it. He warns her about an condition called erotomania - the delusion that a stranger is in love with you – and it’s all downhill from there!

Scott & Bailey

Scott & Bailey (9:00 p.m.)

While their respective personal lives continue to go awry, Rachel and Janet confront the murder of a young woman who appears to have been killed by a lover. But which lover? She seems to have many.

Midsomer Murders

Midsomer Murders: Tale Of Two Hamlets, Part 1 (10:00 p.m.)

A young heartthrob dies in an explosion at a publicity event, his uncle is electrocuted on his exercise bike and the family's cook is drowned in a bowl of soup.  Someone is decimating the Smythe-Webster family of Upper Walden and Barnaby realizes he is dealing with an historic grudge that goes back generations.