Sherlock: Many Happy Returns

It’s been way too long since Sherlock apparently leapt to his apparent death[1] in The Reichenbach Fall – very nearly two years, in fact. And it appears to be two years in fiction, too. Anyway, the long-awaited third series starts on New Year’s Day with an episode nicely entitled The Empty Hearse[2], which will be followed by The Sign of Three and His Last Vow.

But just to whet our appetites, there’s a mini episode out now on the BBC iPlayer:

Sherlock – Many Happy Returns

And for those of you in places where iPlayer tells you to go away, there’s always YouTube. Oh, here it is:

[1] I’m attempting to cover all possibilities there
[2] Take “did you see what they did there” as read for all three episodes