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Part Five

Part Five

Series Episode Number: 380

World Premiere: Sat 1 Jun 1974 - 5:36pm BST [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Fri 12 Dec 2014 - 8:00pm EST [Retro TV]
Running Time: 24 minutes 1 seconds

9.20 Million (UK)


Chart Position: 19 () (UK)

Recorded on Tue 30 Apr 1974 in TC1 TC6 TC8
Archive State: PAL 2 VT



Sarah makes a bargain with the Queen Spider and returns to Earth with the Doctor in the TARDIS.There they meet K'anpo,the Doctor's Time Lord guru who has the Metebelis crystal.


Characters hide uncredited
Doctor WhoJon Pertwee
Sarah Jane SmithElisabeth Sladen
Mike YatesRichard Franklin
LuptonJohn Dearth
Cho jeKevin Lindsay
TommyJohn Kane
ArakGareth Hunt
SaborGeoffrey Morris
NeskaJenny Laird
RegaJoanna Monro
TuarRalph Arliss
Guard CaptainWalter Randall
Guard CaptainMax Faulkner
BarnesChristopher Burgess
MossTerence Lodge
LandCarl Forgione
KeaverAndrew Staines
Spider VoiceYsanne Churchman
Spider VoiceKismet Delgado
Spider VoiceMaureen Morris
K'anpoGeorge Cormack (uncredited)
SpiderBarry Smith (uncredited)
Stunt Double for Doctor WhoTerry Walsh (uncredited)
VillagerBill Matthews (uncredited)
VillagerKen Tracey (uncredited)
VillagerSimon Christy (uncredited)
VillagerIan Elliot (uncredited)
VillagerPat Gorman (uncredited)
VillagerKeith Ashley (uncredited)
VillagerMary Rennie (uncredited)
VillagerAnn Plenty (uncredited)
VillagerLorna Kilner (uncredited)
VillagerMargaret McKechnie (uncredited)
VillagerSue Ann Manners (uncredited)
VillagerBarbara Bermel (uncredited)
GuardRoy Pearce (uncredited)
GuardDennis Plenty (uncredited)
GuardSteve Ismay (uncredited)
GuardLeslie Bates (uncredited)
GuardJohn Cash (uncredited)
GuardGeoffrey Witherick (uncredited)