Last updated 09 January 2020

Part One

Part One

Series Episode Number: 12

World Premiere: Mon 29 Sep 2008 - 4:35pm BST [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
Running Time: 27 minutes

0.82 Million (UK)

Appreciation Index: 84 (UK)

Audience Share: 7.6% (UK)

Recorded on Wed 21 May 2008 in Upper Boat Studios at these locations
Archive State: SD
BBC Genome Project: see entry

BBC Programme Guide

Sarah Jane investigates alien lights and encounters an enemy from the past. Maria faces a big decision.

Production Team
Created byRussell T Davies
WriterPhil Ford
ProducerNikki Smith
DirectorJoss Agnew
Co-ProducerPhil Ford
Sontarans created byRobert Holmes
First Assistant DirectorSimon Morris
Second Assistant DirectorAnna Evans
Third Assistant DirectorSarah Davies
Location ManagerJonathan Allott
Production Co-ordinatorClare Rutteman
ContinuityLlinos Wyn Jones
Script EditorGary Russell
Focus PullerSteve Rees
GripClive Baldwin
Boom OperatorJeff Welch
GafferMark Hutchings
Stunt Co-ordinatorAbbi Collins
Supervising Art DirectorJames North
Standby Art DirectorAlexandra Merchant
Standby PropsPhil Shellard
Graphics BBC Wales Graphics
Costume SupervisorArabella Rhodes
Assistant EditorLee Bhogal
Post Production SupervisorNerys Davies
Post Production Co-ordinatorMarie Brown
ColouristJon Everett
Sound Editing Bang Post Production
Dubbing MixerMark Ferda
Title MusicMurray Gold
MusicSam Watts
Casting DirectorAndy Pryor CDG
Casting DirectorAndy Brierley
Production ExecutiveJulie Scott
Production AccountantDyfed Thomas
Sound RecordistJulian Howarth
Costume DesignerStewart Meacham
Make Up DesignerEmma Bailey
Visual EffectsCraig Higgins
Visual Effects The Mill
Special Effects Any Effects
Prosthetics Millennium FX
EditorWill Oswald
Production DesignerArwel Wyn Jones
Director of PhotographyRory Taylor
Production ManagerPhillipa Cole
Associate ProducerDebbi Slater
Series ProducerMatthew Bouch
Executive Producer for BBC WalesRussell T Davies
Executive Producer for BBC WalesJulie Gardner