The Avengers - The Lost Episodes

In 1961 The Avengers burst onto our TV screens, starring Ian Hendry as Dr David Keel and Patrick Macnee as John Steed. It began with a tragedy - and then pitted Keel and Steed against the underworld over the course of twenty-six episodes (of which only two episodes still exist in their entirety).

The Avengers - The Lost Episodes recreates the existing scripts on audio with a full cast of actors. Discover, for the first time in over fifty years, the beginnings of a TV legend...

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Episodes

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0101Hot Snow20140100

When an incomprehensible tragedy strikes on what should have been the happiest day of David Keel's life, he is left traumatised. Confronted with an apparently motiveless crime, he feels compelled to investigate and is drawn into London's seedy underworld of drug smuggling. As he digs deeper and deeper, his only hope may be a mysterious gentleman who appears to know more than he says. Together, will they be able to avenge the crime?

0102Brought To Book20140100

Still on the trail of the men who wrecked his life, Dr Keel gets to know his new associate, John Steed, rather better as they infiltrate warring gangs running amok in the betting community. Lies and double crosses stack up on every side, and it's impossible to know who to trust. As the race nears its fatal finish, has Dr Keel gambled on the wrong side?

0301The Springers20150100

Steed and Keel go undercover to try and crack a prison escape route.

0302The Yellow Needle20150100

An attempt is made on the life of Sir Wilberforce Lungi, the Prime Minister of an African country on the verge of independence, and Steed and Keel attempt to expose his enemies.
  1. adapted by John Dorney
  2. guest cast: geff francis, maggie service, derek ezenagu, jacqueline boatswain
  • written by patrick campbell