The first three British astronauts blast off to join up with an orbiting sky lab and have their wits and patience tested by ground controller, Beadle
- 1981 - 1983
- 13 (2 series)
- Christopher Godwin, Carmen Du Sautoy, Barrie Rutter and Bruce Boa
- Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie
- Douglas Argent
- Douglas Argent, Tony Charles and Allan McKeown
Britain's first three astronauts - Malcolm Mattocks, Gentian Foster and David Ackroyd - blast off into outer space to occupy a 'sky lab' for six months. Beadle, an antipathetic American, is the astronauts' contact at Mission Control.