Rosemary & Thyme

Arabica and the Early Spider

Series 1 - Episode 2 Arabica and the Early Spider



The amateur sleuths uncover the remains of a racehorse while engaged on horticultural work in the grounds of pop star Nev Connolly's supposedly haunted mansion. Before long, gruesome revelations are coming thick and fast as Nev is shot dead and more bones are discovered - this time belonging to a young woman. As they investigate further, Rosemary and Laura are plunged into a sinister mystery with roots deep in the past. Drama, guest starring Murray Head (Heartbeat) and Abigail Cruttenden (Benidorm).

Cast & Crew

Rosemary Boxer Felicity Kendal
Laura Thyme Pam Ferris
Patsy Connolly Abigail Cruttenden
Fiona Georgeson Tilly Blackwood
Harry Georgeson Joe Tucker
Nev Connolly Murray Head
Tommy Matthews Niall Refoy
Samantha Matthews Sara Stephens
Dennis Belfrage Eamon Boland
Mrs Deeping Zena Walker
DI Trelawney Philip Martin Brown
Dr Pattison David Bauckham
Frank Kell Ward
Workman Glen Davies
Stable lad Dean Abrahams
Director Tom Clegg
Producer Brian Eastman
Writer Clive Exton
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