The Doctor has assembled a new time machine with a TV screen showing scenes in the past to order, Lincoln, Shakespeare and the Beatles are selected. They land on a barren planet with two suns,and become separated.A sandstorm causes the Doctor and Barbara to lose the TARDIS,Ian and Vicky meet an octopus-like monster, and the Daleks arrive, still hunting for them. Written by
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discarded several ideas for the serial, including sequences set in ancient Egypt (where the first of the Great Pyramids would be erected over the remnants of a destroyed Dalek), the planet Stygian whose inhabitants were invisible, and the mist-shrouded world of Vapuron. These ideas would subsequently be recycled in The Daleks' Master Plan. See more
During a scene in the TARDIS control room, a studio light can be seen through a gap in the set. See more
To defy the daleks is death!
They will pay for their crimes!
Ticket to Ride
Composed by John Lennon
and Paul McCartney
Performed by The Beatles
Seen on the TARDIS' Time/Space Visualiser See more