DoctorDoctor Who Guide

Season 2 (1964-1965)


The Web Planet: The Centre

Last updated 31 May 2015


The Centre

The Centre

Series Episode Number: 63

World Premiere: Sat 20 Mar 1965 - 5:55pm GMT [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Fri 29 Aug 2014 - 8:30pm EDT [Retro TV]
Running Time: 24 minutes 32 seconds

11.50 Million

Appreciation Index: 42


Chart Position: 14 ()

Recorded on Thu 25 Feb 1965 in Riverside 1
Archive State: 16mm t/r



The Menoptra attack the Carsinome and the Doctor and his friends come face-to-face with the Animus. The Isop-Top device is their only hope of destroying the alien creature.