Sidney Chalmers – the vicar of Grinchester.
This mystery solving cleric’s personal life is a closed book.
Mrs Mafire – the vicarage housekeeper.
Mrs Mafire is dressed in her Sunday best in honour of the Coronation.
Trevor Muss – a Detective Constable.
In a navy suit, white shirt and tie, this Oxford detective can solve any puzzle.
Miranda Mint-Cake – a debutante.
Miranda has white gloves, pearls and the manners befitting a Swiss finishing school graduate.
Regis Smallprint – a barrister.
In a dark suit with a bowler and tightly furled umbrella, Regis is a man with an eye to his future.
Izzy Puzzle – a newspaper crossword puzzle creator.
Izzy wears a skirt, blouse and cardigan and has her glasses on a chain.