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Summer of Rockets
Network
BBC Two
Status
RUNNING
Seasons
Summer of Rockets
OVERVIEW
Samuel, a Russian-born Jewish inventor who specialises in the development of hearing aids, is tasked with a secret mission by MI5 to use his technological expertise to contribute to western Cold War efforts. Following the tensions of the space race and the first hydrogen bomb test, Samuel's efforts factor in to the emergence of the modern world.
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SEASON 1
Episode 1
s01e01
In the summer of 1958, an inventor is tasked with a mission by MI5. Following the Soviets’ launch of the first intercontinental ballistic missile, fear permeates the lives of all.
Air Date
22-05-2019
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Episode 2
s01e02
Hannah arrives at Buckingham Palace, but is too late to be presented. Samuel meets two men from MI5 who are interested in his invention and he is sworn to secrecy.
Air Date
29-05-2019
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Episode 3
s01e03
Samuel does not want the business of Mr Field and Denning if it means being blackmailed – but Courtney reveals the company is close to bankruptcy and must acquire more orders. Clutching at straws, Kathleen visits Sacha’s school to see if she can glean any clues about her son Anthony’s disappearance.
Air Date
05-06-2019
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Episode 4
s01e04
Kathleen visits the boarding house in search of Anthony, but has no luck. Armstrong explains to Samuel that they have reason to believe that people connected with the Shaw family could be enemies of the state. Not knowing who to believe, Samuel confronts Mr Field.
Air Date
12-06-2019
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Episode 5
s01e05
After the shooting, Field places the Petruhkin home and factory under protection. Samuel makes his own plans and goes into hiding where he meets Kathleen in secret.
Air Date
19-06-2019
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Episode 6
s01e06
Samuel learns the truth about the Shaws and the MI5 men. His is invited to an extraordinary secret meeting, while Hannah becomes increasingly worried about her father’s safety.
Air Date
26-06-2019
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