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Doomwatch: The Inquest


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by Robert Holmes
[Starring] John Paul, John Nolan, Joby Blanshard
"How long is it since anyone in this country died of rabies? A 10-year-old child is dead and they don't even know how she got it!"


Writer: Robert Holmes
Series devised by: Kit Pedler
Series devised by: Gerry Davis
Scientific adviser: Dr. C.M.H. Pedler
Designer: Graham Oakley
Producer: Terence Dudley
Director: Lennie Mayne
Dr Fane: Frederick Treves
Geoff Hardcastle: John Nolan
Dr Spencer Quist: John Paul
Colin Bradley: Joby Blanshard
Dog owner: Laurie Webb
Philips: David Spurling
Mary Lincoln: Judith Furse
Pritchard: Frederick Hall
Marge: Jean Marlow
McAlister: Robert Cawdron
Harry: Garry Smith
Coroner: Edward Evans
Policeman: George Giles

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Doomwatch: The Inquest

BBC One London, 1 March 1971 21.20

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