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  • title card: red all caps text reading 'SUPER SECRET CYPHER SNATCH' superimposed on a typewritten page headed CYPHERS - ABSOLUTELY TOP SECURITY NOT TO BE TAKEN AWAY FROM CYPHER H.Q.
  • Vickers, dressed in his Classy Glass Cleaning uniform of all white including his bowler hat, points a silenced pistol through the window towards the camera
  • The Classy Glass Cleaning trainees practice polishing windows anti-clockwise
  • Steed drives his Rolls hunched over the wheel, trying to avoid the ladder being smashed down at him by Maskin, riding atop the cleaning van behind him
  • The Classy Glass cleaners wear gasmasks as they infiltrate the gassed Cypher HQ, the staff frozen in their tracks
  • A window cleaner has an 'out' tray smashed over his head and crosses his eyes in comic fashion
  • Steed dangles a pocket watch from his hand, attempting to hypnotise Tara

Series 6 - Episode 2
Super Secret Cypher Snatch

Teleplay by Tony Williamson
Directed by John Hough


Produced by Albert Fennell regular New Avengers The Professionals
and Brian Clemens regular New Avengers Dangerman The Champions The Professionals Adam Adamant
Teleplay by Tony Williamson regular The Champions Dangerman The Saint Adam Adamant Randall and Hopkirk Jason King Department S
All Characters and events in this Teleplay are fictitious. Any similarity to actual events or persons, living or dead, is purely co-incidental
Directed by John Hough regular The Champions Carry On..
Executive in charge of production Gordon L.T. Scott regular
Music supervision by Laurie Johnson regular New Avengers The Professionals Jason King
Score by Howard Blake regular
Production controller Jack Greenwood regular
Production designer Robert Jones regular
Story consultant Philip Levene regular
Director of photography Alan Hume regular 007 Carry On.. Star Wars (billed as Alan Hume B.S.C.)
Post production co-ordinator Harry Booth regular
Editor Tom Simpson
Production manager Ron Fry regular New Avengers Doctor Who Space 1999
Patrick Macnee's suits designed by Patrick Macnee regular New Avengers 007
Miss Thorson's costumes designed by Alun Hughes regular
Casting director G.B. Walker regular The Saint
Unit manager Laurie Greenwood regular The Sweeney
Assistant Director Ron Appleton regular UFO
Camera operator Brian Elvin regular The Professionals Department S
Associate art director Len Townsend regular
Associate art director Kenneth Tait regular Department S
Set dresser Simon Wakefield regular New Avengers 007
Continuity Mary Spain regular
Make-up Jim Hydes regular Carry On..
Hairdressing Janice Dorman regular
Wardrobe Felix Evans regular
2nd unit photography Gerald Gibbs regular
Recording director A.W. Lumkin regular The Saint
Sound recordist Cecil Mason regular The Saint
Dubbing mixer Len Abbott regular The Champions The Saint Department S
Sound editor Peter Lennard regular New Avengers The Professionals Randall and Hopkirk Department S
Music editor Vivienne Collins regular
Construction manager Herbert Worley regular
Supervisory electrician Steve Birtles regular The Saint
Stunt arranger Joe Dunne regular New Avengers 007 The Professionals The Prisoner Pink Panther Space 1999 Randall and Hopkirk
MCMLXVIII A.B.C. Television Films Limited All rights reserved
Made at Associated British Elstree Studios England and on location
ABC Production / Associated British Corporation

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