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The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 1: Dead Men are Dangerous

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Steed returns home to find his possessions destroyed by an intruder. When Purdey is kidnapped, more clues to the perpetrator's identity are revealed.

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 2: Angels of Death

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Classic British secret agent series. Civil servants, MPs and intelligence personnel are dying suddenly, apparently of natural causes, and no link can be found. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 3: Medium Rare

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

The paymaster to a team of informers dies under suspicious circumstances. Steed is helped by a fake medium who suddenly discovers that her powers are real. Show more

Contributors

John Steed:
Patrick Macnee
Graeme Henry Wallace:
Jon Finch
Victoria Stanton:
Sue Holderness
George Cowley:
Hugh Walters

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 4: The Lion and the Unicorn

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

While in Paris, Steed captures his nemesis, the Unicorn. Then the Unicorn is accidentally killed by his own side and Steed tries to prevent gang war. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 5: Obsession

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

A missile goes missing from an air display, a spy satellite is taking photographs of Buckinghamshire and one of Purdey's old flames reappears. Are these events connected? Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 6: The Trap

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Seventies action drama series. Steed, Purdey and Gambit incur the wrath of a Chinese drug baron when they foil a ten-million-pound exchange. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 3: The Trap

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Seventies action drama series. Steed, Purdey and Gambit incur the wrath of a Chinese drug baron when they foil a ten-million-pound exchange. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 7: The Hostage

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Purdey is kidnapped, and her kidnappers demand Allied attack plans as ransom. Steed has them, but has the whole thing been a set up to make him look like a traitor? Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 8: K is for Kill: The Tiger Awake

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

1970s secret agent series. Steed, Purdey and Gambit investigate after the reappearance of a strange phenomenon - rapidly ageing Soviet soldiers. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 9: K is for Kill: Tiger by the Tail

Duration: 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

It appears that the Russian soldiers active in France were the first wave of something bigger, which may be aimed at setting off a third world war. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 10: Complex

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Agent X41, codename Scapina, is the USSR's most effective spy. But a photograph has fallen into the hands of the Avengers which may give a clue to his identity. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 11: The Gladiators

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

1970s secret agent series. KGB agent Karl Sminsky is recruiting criminals to train as supremely skilled fighters in order to smash Canada's security system. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 12: Emily

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

1970s secret agent series. A mysterious agent called The Fox leaves a palm print on the roof of a car called Emily. The Avengers have to preserve the print at all costs. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 13: Forward Base

Duration: 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

In a flashback to 1969, Typhoon Agatha is raging. In the present day (1977), Canadian intelligence receives a message and sets the New Avengers to uncover the truth. Show more