From the school. Don’t get on her bad side.
An old lady, who lives opposite Rory, who pops over, every time Mrs Branagan has to go out. Rory likes her, mainly because she has a sausage dog called Wilkins.
Rory’s legendary, much-missed dad.
Rory Branagan (9) is very very good at being a detective, but he’s also nine. So he does things that other detectives wouldn’t do, e.g. he’ll try to take out the bad guys, with a ping-pong bat.
Rory’s big brother (14). His main activities are looking things up on the internet, and telling his little brother why he’s wrong.
Bizmo’s owner. She seems nice.