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Howard Arnold Leslie Attfield (1946-2007)

Name: Howard Arnold Leslie Attfield
Sex: Male
Father: Arthur Leslie Attfield (1910-1968)
Mother: Thelma Doris Caroline Broberg (1915-1994)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 27 Nov 1946 Surrey S W
Birth fact 1946 (age 0) 1946 Dec Qtr, Surrey S W, 5g/1456
Death 31 Oct 2007 (age 60) London

Individual Note

Howard Attfield (27 November 1946-31 October 2007) played Geoff Noble in The Doctor Who TV series episode: The Runaway Bride. He was signed to reprise the role during Series 4, but died early in production of the season after filming several scenes for TV: Partners in Crime.

His completed scenes were refilmed with Bernard Cribbins playing a different character, Wilfred Mott. The footage was later included on the DVD release of Series 4. A line of dialogue referencing Geoff Noble in TV: The End of Time, Part Two was included as a tribute to Attfield.


As an actor, Howard Attfield has been seen in movies such as "Brothers of the Head", released in 2005, in which he portrayed Zak Bedderwick, "Lighthouse"(2000), and "Ever After"(1998).