Drama series starring Robert Carlyle as the eponymous hero, a police constable who is posted to the small Scottish town of Lochdubh. Along with his canine sidekick Wee Jock he uses his own unique methods to get to the bottom of many an unconventional crime and misdemeanour - but will he be able to solve the ongoing problems in his own love life? Based on the mystery novels of M.C. Beaton.
- 1. The Great Lochdubh Salt RobberyWatch on supported devicesMarch 25, 199550min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishPolice constable Hamish Macbeth is baffled by two apparently unrelated mysteries: a huge quantity of table salt has been stolen from Rory Campbell's general store; and Geordie Robb, a local bully, is missing. Hamish outwits his superiors when he makes a connection between the two mysteries.
- 2. A Pillar of the CommunityWatch on supported devicesApril 1, 199550min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishNewcomers to Lochdubh Vicky and Paul Jeffreys cause a stir: Vicky tries to put reluctant villagers back in touch with their Highland heritage, gradually alienating them. Hamish investigates when this unpopular, meddling newcomer, receives anonymous threats.
- 3. The Big FreezeWatch on supported devicesApril 8, 199550min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishMajor Maclean stages a robbery to make a false insurance claim. Before Hamish can settle things quietly, Inspector Bruce instigates a major surveillance operation.
- 4. West Coast StoryWatch on supported devicesApril 15, 199549min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishHamish sets out to expose the hypocrisy of a bank manager. Hamish is having financial troubles, and Rory Campbell bails him out; in return, Hamish agrees to take part in Lochdubh's amateur production of West Side Story.
- 5. Wee Jock's LamentWatch on supported devicesApril 22, 199551min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishA strange premonition, two escaped convicts on the run who injure Hamish's dog, Wee Jock, lead Hamish on a quest for revenge. TV John rounds up a posse to prevent Hamish from doing something he'll regret.
- 6. A Bit of an EpicWatch on supported devicesApril 29, 199548min13+SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishOn a mountain trek led by Colonel Don Maxwell, Hamish advises caution once the climbers have reached their goal, but Maxwell urges them on into a dangerous situation.
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