Upcoming Broadcasts:

The Invisible Man (#123H) Duration: 46:01 STEREO TVPG

The circus returns to Kembleford and local waitress, Laura, is held to her promise given in jest the year before to marry the clown or the hypnotist. The clown is murdered; in his dying breath he names the hypnotist. Laura's boyfriend, the clown's girlfriend, and another clown are all suspected. Laura's willingness to marry the hypnotist puzzles Father Brown, even though he agrees to marry the couple.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Feb 6, 2016 -- 12:00am

The Eye of Apollo (#105H) Duration: 50:50 STEREO TVRE

The Church of Apollo comes to Kembleford and Susie falls under the spell of their charismatic leader, Kalon. Jealousy among the followers leads to the murder, in a locked room, of Kalon's wife. Father Brown must solve the murder and break Kalon's spell over Susie before she leaves with him following baptism into his church.

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Feb 7, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me

The Bride of Christ (#106H) Duration: 48:46 STEREO TVRE

Two nuns die of cyanide poisoning, the first in front of Father Brown and the second while Inspector Valentine is investigating the first death. Ill feeling between the nuns, and the bottles of cyanide held at the convent, lead to many a suspect. Sister Boniface, a fan of Agatha Christie, lends a helping hand to Father Brown.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 8, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me

The Sign of the Broken Sword (#124H) Duration: 47:11 STEREO TVPG

A Major is murdered on an army base by a legendary broken sword; during commemorations of the men killed during the evacuation of Dunkirk. The sword belonged to the regiment's Colonel who used the sword to charge an enemy position with his men. Father Brown has to uncover the secret of two murders; being kept to uphold the honour of the regiment. Loosely based on the 1911 story of the same title.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Feb 13, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Devil's Dust (#107H) Duration: 48:57 STEREO TVRE

14 year old Ruth Bennett goes missing. Ostracized by the village because of a skin complaint the villagers believe is caused by radiation at her father's place of work. When her blood-stained pajamas are found, suspects include Ruth's family doctor she had a crush on, her mother who had hit her and a plumber with a similar skin complaint dying of cancer.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 15, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 16, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me

The Last Man (#125H) Duration: 47:01 STEREO TVPG

The arrest of the new cricket captain of Kembleford's cricket team for the murder of the team's fast bowler, and a suicide the year before in the cricket pavilion and a match against a rival village to determine the ownership of the cricket ground finds Father Brown consoling the victim's mother, solving a murder involving blackmail, playing cricket and watching Lady Felicia as the last man of the innings.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Feb 20, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Face of Death (#108H) Duration: 47:55 STEREO TVRE

Lady Margaret runs a man down and his son Daniel blames her for deliberately doing it. At a masked charity garden party a guest is murdered in an identical mask to Lady Margaret's husband. When Lady Margaret is murdered, Daniel is suspected but cannot be found.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 22, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Feb 23, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me

The Upcott Fraternity (#126H) Duration: 46:37 STEREO TVPG

Father Brown is visiting his old Rector at Upcott Seminary for trainee priests when a student commits suicide, Brown attempts to find the truth behind his death and a student a year earlier; both members of a secret fraternity that has closed ranks. Father Brown enlists Sid to go undercover as trainee priest despite Mrs McCarthy's misgivings.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Feb 27, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Mayor and the Magician (#109H) Duration: 47:19 STEREO TVRE

At the annual village f?te the obnoxious mayor, William Knight, is electrocuted at the microphone. He is a man with many enemies, including his wife, who is arrested. Father Brown is shocked by what is said in the confessional, but it provides a clue to the killer. Mrs McCarthy's 'long dead' husband, Franc, turns up dressed as a magician.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 29, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 1, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me

The Kemblefored Boggart (#127H) Duration: 46:48 STEREO TVRE

The domineering father of a successful young writer, 22 year old Hannah, is murdered in a locked room and the only suspect is an itinerant traveller who comes to Kembleford every year in a caravan with his mother. Father Brown's suspicions are aroused when the murder has the hallmarks of a Boggart, an unwelcome infant from another world; created by Hannah in her book.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Mar 5, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Lair of the Libertines (#128H) Duration: 46:41 STEREO TVRE

Father Brown, Mrs McCarthy, and Felicia find themselves stranded at a hotel hired by Madame Chania and her guests, international playboys, seeking hedonistic pleasures. When a local prostitute is found murdered in the grounds and two of the guests are killed; Father Brown realizes they are all in the lair of a hunter intent on killing them all.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Mar 12, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Truth in the Wine (#129H) Duration: 47:06 STEREO TVRE

A dead dog in a vat of wine precedes the shooting to death of an itinerant labourer and theft of wages from the safe in the study of Colonel Anthony Forbes-Leith owner of a failing winery. Father Brown discovers none of the suspects are whom they pretend to be.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Mar 19, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Blue Cross (#110H) Duration: 47:33 STEREO TVRE

International thief Flambeau forewarns Father Brown of his intention to steal the priceless relic, The Blue Cross, from St Mary's. To pre-empt the theft, Brown takes the cross in what becomes a battle of wits between the two men. The climax reveals a connection between the two men when Brown as a 17 year old soldier at Flanders fought in the Great War before taking Holy orders.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Mar 21, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 22, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Mar 27, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me

The Judgement of Man (#130H) Duration: 46:46 STEREO TVRE

An exhibition of valuable art at the Belvedere Museum includes a priceless artwork on loan from the Vatican. Father Brown spots his nemesis Hercule Flambeau not realizing he is a pawn in Flambeau's plan to steal the picture and wreak revenge on the museum's curator; a man who during the war had helped the Nazis loot paintings from Jewish families. Flambeau is shocked to find a woman, he thought dead, from his past seeking to avenge the death of her parents by killing the curator.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Mar 26, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

The Man in the Shadows (#121H) Duration: 47:11 STEREO TVPG

Sid stumbles across a dead man about to be put in a river and Inspector Sullivan covers up the death as an accident. Sid is arrested when he and Father Brown investigate and Lady Felecia is blackmailed by an MI5 spymaster looking for Soviet agent who has infiltrated an intelligence base in a stately home.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Mar 28, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Mar 29, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Tues 12/15: KQET DT25 signal restored

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) The new part arrived this morning, was successfully installed, and our DT25 Over The Air signal restored apx 12:30pm. Due to the outage, some OTA viewers may need to do a rescan to re-acquire the DT25 signal. Paid provider services should have restored their signal by now as well. Thanks for your […]

    • Sun 12/13: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal down

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) UPDATE Mon 12/14 4:50pm: Unfortunately, we are unable to repair our fried equipment, and will need to order/find a replacement. At this point, we do know the signal will definitely not return tonight, and do not yet have an estimated time re: when it will be back. Thanks for your patience and […]

    • Wed 11/10: KQEH Over The Air planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Wednesday 11/10, 11am The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels late Wednesday morning for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna mid-afternoon when work is completed. The change should be for a […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels



Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs



Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH



Channel 54.3
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature



Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network



Channel 54.4
Wave 155

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