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Doomwatch: Sex and Violence (S3EP12 BBC1 This episode remained unbroadcast at the time., June Brown)



Sex and Violence: As a call from housewives for a return to decency sweeps the country, the Minister has Anne Tarrant join a commission headed by Lord Purvis to decide if the laws on sex and violence need tightening. Attending a performance of the play “Do It”, she is attacked by irate women.

Regular Cast: John Paul (Dr. Spencer Quist), Simon Oates (Dr. John Ridge), John Barron (The Minister), Elizabeth Weaver (Dr. Anne Tarrant), John Bown (Cmdr. Neil Stafford), Joby Blanshard (Colin Bradley), Vivien Sherrard (Barbara Mason)

Guest Cast: Nicholas Selby (Arthur Ballantyne), June Brown (Mrs Catchpole), Donald Eccles (Lord Purvis), Bernard Horsfall (Steven Granger), Angela Crow (Mrs. Hastings), Noel Dyson (Mrs. Angela Cressy), Brian Wilde (Professor Faibairn), Llewellyn Rees (The Rev. Garrison), Christopher Chittell (Dick Burns), Queenie Watts (Demonstrator), Sebastian Graham-Jones (Young Man); Richard Vanstone, John Hood, Paul Nemeer (Stewards)

Writer: Stuart Douglass / Director: Darrol Blake

Airdate: This episode remained unbroadcast at the time. on BBC1

Series: Doomwatch Season 3 Episode 12

Show Info: Scifi drama series. The Government sets up a special department to counteract unwanted scientific development.