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Doctor Who: Arachnids In The UK

Arachnids In The UK

Story Number: 280
No of Episodes: 1

Writer: Chris Chibnall
Director: Sallie Aprahamian
Executive Producer: Chris Chibnall

Starring: Jodie Whittaker, Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole, Mandip Gill, Chris Noth, Sharon D Clarke MBE, Shobna Gulati, Tanya Fear

BBC One (United Kingdom):
First Broadcast: Sunday 28th October 2018
Running Time: 49 minutes, 22 seconds

Average Audience: 8.22 Million   Average AI: 83

“Something’s happening with the spiders in this city.”


The Doctor, Yaz, Graham and Ryan find their way back to Yorkshire – and Yaz’s family – only to find something is stirring amidst the eight-legged arachnid population of Sheffield.