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The Three Doctors – Episode Guide

Posted in 1st Doctor, 2nd Doctor, 3rd Doctor, Brigadier Lethbridge Stewart, Classic Series, Episode Guides, Jon Pertwee, Nicolas Courtney, Omega, Other Time Lords, Patrick Troughton, UNIT, Video Clip, William Hartnell with tags , , , , , , on April 3, 2009 by Mr M

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A weather balloon carrying a device for cosmic ray research comes down in the Minsbridge Wild Life Sanctuary and is found by the local gamekeeper, Mr Ollis (Laurie Webb). Its’ owner, Doctor Tyler (Rex Robinson), is summoned by Ollis’ wife (Patricia Prior) but Ollis vanishes from beside the device before he arrives. Tyler contacts UNIT and takes the device into their HQ. He was going to contact them anyway in view of the recent results of his tests which show an unknown type of cosmic lightning, directed at the Earth. The Doctor is intrigued and goes to see the spot where the balloon came down. Continue reading

Invasion – Episode Guide

Posted in 2nd Doctor, Brigadier Lethbridge Stewart, Classic Series, Cybermen, Fraser Hines, Jamie McCrimmon, Nicolas Courtney, Patrick Troughton, Wendy Padbury, Zoe Heriot on April 2, 2009 by Mr M

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The TARDIS reforms itself and arrives in space on the dark side of the Moon. The Doctor has to relocate the ship quickly to avoid a missile attack from the lunar surface. They finally land in a field on Earth in the late twentieth-century, but the TARDIS’s exterior has become invisible due to a damaged visual stabiliser circuit. The Doctor, Jamie and Zoe set off to contact Professor Travers and get his help to repair the faulty circuit.

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