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The New Avengers

Series 1

Episode 13: Gnaws

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

When a scientist spills some radioactive isotope and washes it down the sink there are reports of something nasty in the sewers, so Steed, Purdey and Gambit investigate. 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 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 1

Episode 10: Sleeper

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

1970s action adventure series. Steed and his team are the only people left awake to protect London when a new type of sleeping gas is used to put the city to sleep. 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

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 1

Episode 11: Three Handed Game

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Steed uses three men with photographic memories to deliver top secret security plans to the USA, but an enemy agent finds a way to drain information from the mind. Show more

The New Avengers

Series 1

Episode 3: The Last of the Cybernauts...?

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Espionage adventure series. The creator of the cybernauts is kidnapped by a double agent and reactivates the cybernauts to kill the New Avengers. Show more

Murder, She Wrote

Series 9

Episode 5: The Dead File

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One SouthLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Murder mystery series. Jessica is appalled to discover a satirical New York comic strip has caricatured her as a blackmailing fox. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Dayton Whiting:
Patrick Macnee
Peter DiMartini:
Jon Polito
Teddy Graves:
Kris Kamm
Paige Kindle:
Diana Bellamy

The Avengers

Series 4

Episode 23: The House That Jack Built

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

60s drama series. Emma is told that she has been left the estate of a mysterious uncle, but the house is designed as a deathtrap.

The Avengers

Series 4

Episode 24: A Sense of History

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

When the author of a visionary plan to eliminate world poverty is found dead with an arrow in his back, Steed dons his bowler hat to investigate.

The Avengers

Series 4

Episode 25: How to Succeed... at Murder

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

60s drama series. Businessmen are being bumped off, so Emma turns secretarial while Steed becomes boss. Show more

Contributors

Emma Peel:
Diana Rigg
Mary Merryweather:
Sarah Lawson
Sara Penny:
Angela Browne
Gladys Murkle:
Anne Cunningham
Henry Throgbottom:
Artro Norris

The Avengers

Series 4

Episode 26: Honey for the Prince

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Following the deaths of a friend and a fellow agent, Steed and Mrs Peel follow the trail to a company whose purpose is to bring people's fantasies to life.

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 1

Episode 4: The Midas Touch

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

The murder of Steed's old adversary Hong Kong Harry leads the team to Professor Turner and his creation Midas, who is a carrier of every disease known to man. Show more