When birds begin to fall from branches in flocks, it seems someone is using the banned chemical Silent Dust in the countryside of Cornwall. Steed and Mrs Peel soon find out a that a small group of local landowners is planning to use the deadly dust to blackmail the country by destroying Dorset.
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Did You Know?
For the scene in which Mrs. Peel is being chased by hounds and takes a fall, Diana Rigg
was doubled by Ray Austin
, who accidentally fell into a hole and was knocked unconscious for five minutes. See more
Early in the episode, they show flocking birds, and then individual birds dropping to the floor dead. One of the 'flocking birds' shots is actually film of fruit bats, native to the tropics, not the UK. See more
[looking through Quince's glasses
Cut off in mid-warble?
I haven't heard from him since.
Written by Daniel Decatur Emmett See more