DoctorDoctor Who Guide

Season 7 (1970)


The Ambassadors of Death: Episode 1

Last updated 31 May 2015


Episode 1

Episode 1

Series Episode Number: 265

World Premiere: Sat 21 Mar 1970 - 5:16pm BST [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Mon 13 Oct 1975 - 6:30pm CDT [WTTW 11 Chicago]
Running Time: 24 minutes 33 seconds

7.10 Million

Appreciation Index: 60


Chart Position: 60 ()

Recorded on Fri 13 Feb 1970 in Television Centre 3
Archive State: PAL 2 VT



Contact has been lost with Mars Probe 7. When contact is also lost with the recovery ship, UNIT is called in and the Doctor learns that someone is sending messages to the vessel.