With two factions of Daleks involved in a race war on Earth, the Doctor takes care of old business by having the Hand of Omega ceremoniously but quietly buried in a churchyard. His actions do not go unobserved, and leaving behind a bored Ace without a purposeful outlet could spell trouble as well. Written by
Did You Know?
As Ace is leaving the boarding house, the television is on, and the BBC announcer says "And Saturday viewing continues with an adventure in the new science fiction series, Doc-" and is cut off, referencing the fact this serial takes place in 1963, the year "Doctor Who" first aired. See more
As Mike struggles with Headmaster Parsons in the churchyard we see a very modern set of flats behind them, totally out of place for 1963. See more
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Life's like dat. Best ting is just to get on wid it.