The newly regenerated Doctor travels to present day London and Rose is happy to be home. Her mother is happy to see her, her protestation to the contrary. The Doctor isn't well however suffering from what he describes as a surplus of energy. While he is in a coma-like state, the people of the Earth are threatened by the Sycorax who threaten to destroy one-third of the planet's population if they don't surrender. The Prime Minister, in the apparent absence of the Doctor, asks for assistance from Torchwood but it's slow in coming and the end is fast approaching. Rose's mum Jackie has the cure for the Doctor, however. Written by
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Torchwood Reference: Harriet Jones continually asks if Torchwood is ready to respond. See more
During the long-shot of the Sycorax ship hovering above Rose's estate, the people standing on top of the buildings can be seen to be crude computer-generated images. Only five images are used and are repeated, and in several places overlap with each other, revealing their "flatness". See more
Jackie, Mickey, blimey! No, no, no, no, hold on. Wait there! I've got something to say. I've got something I had to tell you. Something important, what was it? No, no, no, hold on. Tch tch tch tch... Oh, I know! Merry Christmas!
Written by Murray Gold See more