Steed and Mrs Peel must find out why an early warning radar is failing. Emma joins the staff of The Sir Horace Winslip Hospital for Ailing Railwaymen - while Steed has lunch with Sir Horace himself aboard his private, indoor train.
Did You Know?
An establishing shot for the early warning station shows three very large white geodesic spheres. Those are the radomes at the RAF Flyingdales station. These fiberglass spheres protected radar antennae from the weather without blocking radio waves. At the time this episode was made, the massive radomes were new and shockingly high-tech. See more
The display on the wall showing the radar outage area is the same as the clock on the operating room wall minus the hands, but the spindle is still seen in the middle. See more
Always felt I was cut out to be an engine driver. I was on the point of taking it up as a matter of fact.
Oh no, they were all for it. But I came to my senses just in time, there's no security, always on the move.
Oh, I don't know. At least it would've kept you to the straight and narrow.
References Dr. Kildare