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ptw: The Rivals 23 Jan 15

January 23rd, 2015

Episode 8 of 106 episodes

Comedy about Sherlock Holmes' rival, Dr James Thorndike. Inspector Lestrade (James Fleet) was made to look a fool in the Sherlock Holmes stories. Now he gets his own back, with tales of Holmes' rivals. Based on a short story by R. Austin Freeman Dramatised by Chris Harrald.