Accompanied by his elegant and trusty sidekick Captain Hastings, played by Hugh Fraser, Poirot exercises his little grey cells in another collection of first class deceptions from the ITV series Agatha Christie's Poirot.
The Plymouth Express Gordon Halliday's company shares are falling due to the spread of false rumours, and his beloved daughter seems to be surrounded by gold-diggers. However, the help he seeks in Poirot only reaches its full potential when a train journey to Plymouth ends in tragedy.
Wasp's Nest Visiting a garden fete, Poirot bumps into the son of an old friend and his beautiful girlfriend, a famous model. He soon finds himself entangled in a mystery of poison, failing brakes, sinister strangers and ex-lovers.