The Thirteenth Reunion

 

A fleet street journalist is sent to investigate the strange weight loss techniques used at the Chesterton Slimming Clinic. Whilst there Ruth becomes friendly with course attendee Ben, who suddenly dies after taking a slimming pill. Ruth’s investigative nature tells her something is wrong, and boy is she right

Cast

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Ruth
Julia Foster
Sir Humphrey Chesterton
Richard Pearson
Willis
James Cosmo
Gwen Cox
Dinah Sheridan
Ben Faraday
Warren Clarke
Rothwell
Kevin Stoney
Cedric
George Innes
Andrew
Gerrard Kelly
Basil
Norman Bird

Production Information

Transmission Date: 20th September 1980 (UK ITV)

Screenplay: Jeremy Burnham

Director: Peter Sasdy – who also directed the Rude Awakening and Vistitor From The Grave episodes

 

Trivia

The screenwriter Jeremy Burnham also wrote the ‘Czech Mate’ episode from the Hammer House of Mystery & Suspense series.

The director Peter Sasdy also directed ‘The Late Nancy Irving’ episode from the Hammer House of Mystery & Suspense series.

Norman Bird appeared in the ‘Black Carrion’ episode from the Hammer House of Mystery & Suspense series.

 

Filming Locations

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