Avengers Logo 'Death of a Batman'
by Roger Marshall
Avengers Cast

Wrightson, Steed's former batman, dies, and at the reading of the will he leaves his wife £180,000, despite only having had a £20 a week salary. Steed and Mrs. Gale investigate the man's estate to determine if the money was obtained legally, but evidence eventually points to a banker who is on a mission to bolster the country's high-tech companies, and is buying stocks based on insider information in order to achieve his goal…

Patrick Macnee (John Steed), Honor Blackman (Cathy Gale), Andre Morell (Lord Teale), Philip Madoc (Van Doren), Katy Greenwood (Lady Cynthia), David Burke (John Wrightson), Geoffrey Alexander (Gibbs), Kitty Attwood (Edith Wrightson), Ray Browne (Cooper)

Directed by Kim Mills
Produced by John Bryce

UK: 26th October, 1963

*Featuring John Steed and Mrs. Cathy Gale