Dan Dare is Awesome: Meeting the Mekon.
After much delay, I have been able to obtain the omnibus trade of this series, and I have to say that I recommend it highly.
Here's one of my favourite scenes from the series
Dare launches his secret plan by flying into the ship of the Mekon (former dictator of Venus). Here he meets his archenemy, as well as the UK Prime Minister who has sold out the entire planet in order to save his job in a post-Mekon controlled Earth,
"You interupted my villainous monologue! You shall pay!"