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...