Assignment One - Episode 1 (1979)

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  • Sapphire & Steel Adventure One Part 1 Archive
  • Escape through a Crack on Time - Episode 1 Alternative
  • The Nursery Rhymes - Episode 1 Alternative
  • The House - Episode 1 Alternative
  • The Clocks - Episode 1 Alternative
  • The House That Jack Built - Episode 1 Alternative


When their parents strangely disappear, Rob and his younger sister, Helen, are left alone in an isolated country house. It soon becomes a case for two mysterious strangers, Sapphire and Steel.

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