Last updated 09 January 2020


The Escape

The Escape

Series Episode Number: 7

World Premiere: Sat 4 Jan 1964 - 5:15pm GMT [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Thu 7 Aug 2014 - 8:00pm EDT [Retro TV]
Running Time: 25 minutes 10 seconds

8.90 Million (UK)

Appreciation Index: 62 (UK)

Chart Position: 45 () (UK)

Recorded on Fri 29 Nov 1963 in Lime Grove D
Archive State: 16mm t/r



Fearful of a Thal attack, the Daleks force Susan to trick the Thals. Realising that the Daleks are planning an ambush, the four travellers try to escape and warn the Thals.