Clive Merrison and Michael Williams star as Holmes and Watson in the fifth collection of stories from the unique fully dramatised BBC Radio 4 canon.
'The Sussex Vampire': A return to the supernatural for Holmes as he investigates the case of a baby with two small wounds on his neck and a woman with blood on her lips.
'The Three Garridebs': Only three men with the rare surname Garrideb are needed to claim an eccentric American's $15 million estate, but Holmes' suspicions are aroused when a reclusive old man is asked to leave his cluttered room for the day.
'The Problem of Thor Bridge': A single, sensational deductio
n stands at the heart of this excellent story of passion and unrequited love, and Holmes finds an interesting use for Watson's revolver.
'The Creeping Man': A noted professor suddenly begins acting very strangely, and when he starts scuttling about on all-fours, Holmes is asked to find an explanation.