Eavesdropping on the life of Sidney Chambers, a charismatic, charming, crime-fighting clergyman, and his partner in crime Police Inspector Geordie Keating, became a highlight for the audience who revelled in their on screen partnership. Geordie's plain-speaking, down to earth approach to policing complemented Sidney's more gentle technique of coaxing information from witnesses and suspects. Their unlikely pairing became a true friendship as each offered a different insight into the crimes they unravelled.
The protagonist in the series “Grantchester” – the vicar of the Anglican Church Sydney Chambers, leading the church of the small town of Grantchester. So, it turns out that he constantly has to investigate any crimes, mainly murders. It happens in the postwar period. This is an unhurried series without shooting and chases, and the criminals are hidden behind the masks of integrity. Each episode ends with a small sermon of the vicar.Read more »