Steed defies entropy. Emma holds it all together.

7 x 15-minute episodes
based on the television episode
The Rotters (1968),
written by Dave Freeman

Principal Cast:
Donald Monat as John Steed
Diane Appleby as Emma Peel
Hugh Rouse as The Narrator

Production:
Adapted and directed by Dennis Folbigge
Produced by David Gooden

Transmission on Springbok Radio (7.15-7.30pm):
Date and transmission nights unknown.

Nothing Lasts Forever
Particularly not when
decay is given the hurry up.

PLOTLINE

Forestry and timber experts are being murdered. It seems they all know a bit too much about a powerful form of dry rot which a madman will release on the country if he is not paid the modest sum of one thousand million pounds.

PRODUCTION NOTES

This Avengers story was transmitted on Springbok Radio and sadly no recording of it is known to exist today.

No details are known about this serial, the production of which has been confirmed from an annotated television script of the episode, which also confirms the number of episodes.

Alan Hayes

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