About Our Doctor Who Section

In order of transmission and of course Doctors you'll find the stories, actor profiles, stage plays, merchandising that go to make up the world's longest running science fiction series. Of course we are Brit...

Doctor Who, The Un-transmitted Pilot Episode

In 1963 The BBC commissioned a Pilot Episode for a new science fiction series entitled Doctor Who.  Originally recorded a month before full recording on the series began, the initial recording was flawed with t...

An Unearthly Child – 1963

So where better to start our Doctor Who section than at the beginning.  Early Doctor Who stories, in common with many other television shows of the time, did not have generic titles but each episode had it's ow...

The Daleks, 1963

The Dead Planet Known by both titles, although at the time of transmission episodes had individual titles as opposed to generic story titles. This was the story that launched Doctor Who into the cult TV sho...

The Edge Of Destruction, 1964

The Edge Of Destruction was the two part story that followed The Daleks and was set entirely in the Tardis.  The Story itself was written in two days as a hasty “filler” story to enable the series to fit a thir...

Marco Polo – 1964

Still with William Hartnell's first season (story four of eight) it's back in time for an adventure in history, this story is set in a historical period and context, avoiding science fiction elements beyond est...
The Doctor, Ian and Susan find themselves in danger in the keys of marinus

The Keys Of Marinus, 1964

Story number five for William Hartnell's original Doctor and the second to be written by Dalek creator Terry Nation, he would only write one more non - Dalek story for Doctor Who and that would not be for eleve...
the doctor warns barbera she must not change history

The Aztecs, 1964

Doctor Who - The Aztecs The sixth story in the first Doctor Who series, sees another historical encounter for The Doctor.  Historical stories were very common during the time of the first Doctor.  This story r...