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Doctor Who Season One

An Unearthly Child

4 Episodes
Doctor:
  • 1st Doctor
Companions:
  • Susan
  • Ian
  • Barbara

Aliens/Monsters:
  • N/A
Setting:
  • Earth

An Unearthly Child Synopsis

Susan Foreman is a mystery to teachers Ian Chesterton and Barbara Wright, seemingly knowing more than she should about the past… and the future. Their curiosity leads them to follow her home one night, only to find that her ‘home’ appears to be a deserted junkyard. In the junkyard, they discover a police telephone box and a strange old man, who claims to be Susan’s grandfather, and calls himself the Doctor. The journey of a lifetime is about to begin…

The Daleks

7 Episodes
Doctor:
  • 1st Doctor
Companions:
  • Susan
  • Ian
  • Barbara

Aliens/Monsters:
  • Daleks
Setting:
  • Skaro

The Daleks Synopsis

The Tardis lands in an alien, petrified jungle, beyond which lies a mysterious, deserted city. The Doctor insists on exploring, but before long the Tardis crew all begin experiencing the early effects of radiation sickness. And then they discover that the metal city isn’t as deserted as they first thought…

The Edge of Destruction

2 Episodes
Doctor:
  • 1st Doctor
Companions:
  • Susan
  • Ian
  • Barbara

Aliens/Monsters:
  • N/A
Setting:
  • TARDIS

The Edge of Destruction Synopsis

Something has caused the Tardis console to explode in mid-flight, plunging the ship into darkness and rendering the crew unconscious. As they slowly recover, they find themselves suffering from loss of memory, and headaches. The Tardis behaves oddly, as the doors open and close of their own accord. Has the ship been possessed in some way, or is something more dangerous happening to the time travellers?

Marco Polo

7 Episodes
Doctor:
  • 1st Doctor
Companions:
  • Susan
  • Ian
  • Barbara

Aliens/Monsters:
  • N/A
Setting:
  • Earth

Marco Polo Synopsis

The TARDIS materialises at the Roof of the World, Central Asia, in 1289. There they meet Marco Polo and his fellow travellers, on their mammoth journey across the Pamir Plateau and through the Gobi desert to Peking. Unfortunately for the Doctor, his Ship proves to be of immense interest to Polo, who sets his mind on presenting it to the mighty Kublai Khan on arrival at his court…

The Keys of Marinus

6 Episodes
Doctor:
  • 1st Doctor
Companions:
  • Susan
  • Ian
  • Barbara

Aliens/Monsters:
  • Voords
Setting:
  • Marinus

The Keys of Marinus Synopsis

On a remote island of glass surrounded by a sea of acid, there is a machine that can remove evil from the minds of an entire population – the Conscience of Marinus. Fearful of its immense power falling into the wrong hands, its sole guardian has scattered the machine’s operating keys across the planet. The TARDIS crew arrive to find the island under attack by the evil Voord. Marinus’ last line of defence – and its only hope – is the Conscience machine. The Doctor and his companions must undertake a deadly quest to recover the Keys of Marinus…

The Aztecs

4 Episodes
Doctor:
  • 1st Doctor
Companions:
  • Susan
  • Ian
  • Barbara

Aliens/Monsters:
  • N/A
Setting:
  • Earth

The Aztecs Synopsis

The TARDIS takes the Doctor and his companions back in time to fifteenth century Mexico, the centre of the Aztec civilisation. But when Barbara is mistaken for the reincarnation of the High Priest Yetaxa, the time travellers find themselves caught up in a vicious political power struggle which could cost them their lives…

The Sensorites

6 Episodes
Doctor:
  • 1st Doctor
Companions:
  • Susan
  • Ian
  • Barbara

Aliens/Monsters:
  • Sensorites
Setting:
  • Sense-Sphere

The Sensorites Synopsis

The Doctor and his companions land on a spaceship orbiting a distant and mysterious world, where a human crew lie frozen somewhere between life and death. The planet is the Sense- Sphere, home of the Sensorites, beings of immense intelligence and power. Unable to leave, the Doctor and his companions must deduce the Sensorites’ intentions: are they friendly, hostile, or frightened? And what is the deadly secret at the heart of the Sense-Sphere?

The Reign of Terror

6 Episodes
Doctor:
  • 1st Doctor
Companions:
  • Susan
  • Ian
  • Barbara

Aliens/Monsters:
  • N/A
Setting:
  • Earth

The Reign of Terror Synopsis

The TARDIS brings the Doctor and his companions to Robespierre’s Paris, where they discover the French Revolution to be in full swing. Separated from each other, the group find themselves caught up in history as they struggle to stay alive and find their individual way back to the TARDIS.


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