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Doomwatch: Spectre at the Feast (S1EP9 BBC1 13 Apr 1970, William Lucas)



Spectre at the Feast: Quist convenes a conference of the world’s top scientists to make recommendations on various dangers of pollution. Many of the delegates become ill, victims of what is thought to be food poisoning. Are they being got at?

Regular Cast: John Paul (Doctor Spencer Quist), Joby Blanshard (Colin Bradley), Simon Oates (Doctor John Ridge), Robert Powell (Tobias Wren), Wendy Hall (Pat Hunnisett),

Guest Cast: William Lucas (Fielding), Richard Hurndall (Whitehead), Bruno Barnabe (Head Waiter), Oscar Quitak (Bau), George Pravda (Egri), David Morrell (Royston), Karen Ford (Mrs. Bonenti), Helen Downing (Laura Lindsay), Roy Stewart (Negro)

Writer: Terence Dudley / Director: Eric Hills

Airdate: 13 Apr 1970 on BBC1

Series: Doomwatch Season 1 Episode 9

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