June 1977. Purdey is confronted with her former fiancée Larry Doomer. She's been avoiding him ever since he attempted to murder a Middle Eastern emissary 7 years earlier. Now it seems he's planning a second attempt by using a brand new RAF rocket. Written by
The TV Archaeologist
Did You Know?
Lewis Collins and Martin Shaw play the villains. They also worked together as the heroes in The Professionals, a series that aired at the same time. See more
(at around 45 mins) As Purdey is watching Larry's jet fly off some large text very briefly appears on the screen, which when paused is revealed to say "The ENGINEER in the RAF". See more
Besides, I don't want any unnecessary killing.
No unnecessary killing. An hour from now we're going to wipe out the Houses of Parliament.