The Avengers Declassified has been researched from a wide variety of sources including books, periodicals, newspapers, production documents, scripts, websites and the programmes themselves. No research work is ever definitive, and the information here will be revised as new information comes to light.

All texts at The Avengers Declassified are written by Alan Hayes unless credited otherwise and are Copyright The Avengers Declassified, Alan Hayes and credited writers. Please respect this copyright. Thank you.

Sources of Information


  • Armchair Theatre: The Lost Years by Leonard White. Kelly Books (UK), 2003.
  • The Avengers by Dave Rogers. Michael Joseph Ltd. (UK), 1983.
  • The Ultimate Avengers by Dave Rogers. Boxtree Ltd. (UK), 1995.
  • The Avengers Anew by Dave Rogers. Michael Joseph Ltd. (UK), 1985.
  • The Avengers Files by Andrew Pixley. Reynolds & Hearn Ltd. (UK), 2004
  • The Avengers on Location by Chris Bentley. Reynolds & Hearn Ltd. (UK), 2007
  • Meet The Avengers. World Distributors (UK), 1963.
  • The Kaleidoscope British Independent Television Drama Guide 1955-2005 by Simon Coward, Richard Down and Christopher Perry. Kaleidoscope Publishing Ltd., 2005
  • With An Independent Air: Encounters During a Lifetime of Broadcasting by Howard Thomas. Littlehampton Book Services (UK), 1977.
  • Julian Wintle: A Memoir by Anne Francis. Dukeswood (UK), 1987.
  • It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time: The Autobiography of Sue Lloyd by Sue Lloyd with Linda Dearsley. Quartet Books (UK), 1998.
  • The Limelight Casting Directory: Volume 13, 1985/86. Limelight Publications (South Africa), 1985.

TV Listings Periodicals

  • TV Times, Times Newspapers, Ltd. (UK)
  • TV World, Aston Publications Ltd. (UK)
  • Look Westward, The Dickens Press Ltd. (UK)
  • Television Weekly, Berrow's Newspapers Ltd. (UK)
  • The Viewer, The Dickens Press Ltd. (UK)
  • SAUK-SABC Bulletin. (South Africa)


  • The Times, IPC Media Ltd. (UK)
  • The Guardian, Guardian News and Media Ltd. (UK)
  • The Stage and Television Today, The Stage Newspaper Ltd. (UK)
  • The Daily Mirror, MGN Ltd. (UK)
  • The Sun, News Group Newspapers Ltd. (UK)


  • TV Zone, Visual Imagination Ltd. (UK)
  • On Target The Avengers by Dave Rogers (UK)
  • Stay Tuned by Dave Rogers (UK)
  • Nothing at the End of the Lane Edited by Richard Bignell, Robert Franks and Bruce Robinson (USA)

Internet Resources

Back to Top