Last updated 24 March 2024

Part One

Series Episode Number: 631

World Premiere: Sat 2 Feb 1985 - 5:21pm GMT [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Sun 6 Apr 1986 - 11:00pm CST [WTTW 11 Chicago]
Running Time: 45 minutes 1 seconds

6.30 Million (UK)

Appreciation Index: 64 (UK)

Chart Position: 111 () (UK)

Recorded on Sun 18 Nov 1984 in Television Centre 1
BBC Genome Project: see entry

People cannot sleep in the town of Killingworth and the Doctor realises it is the work of a renegade Time Lord, the Rani, who has teamed up with the Master to cause chaos

Production Team include uncredited
WriterPip Baker
WriterJane Baker
DirectorSarah Hellings
ProducerJohn Nathan-Turner
DesignerPaul Trerise
Script EditorEric Saward
Title SequenceSid Sutton
Costume DesignerDinah Collin
Make-up DesignerCatherine Davies
Lighting DirectorDon Babbage
Studio SoundKeith Bowden
Technical CoordinatorAlan Arbuthnott
Camera SupervisorAlec Wheal
Videotape EditorHugh Parson
Visual Effects DesignerDavid Barton
Video EffectsDave Chapman
Vision MixerJayne Beckett
Production ManagerTony Redston
Production AssociateSue Anstruther
Production AssistantCarolyn Mawdsley
Assistant Floor ManagerPenny Williams
Film CameramanKevin Rowley
Film SoundBarrie Tharby
Film EditorRay Wingrove
Title MusicRon Grainer
Incidental MusicJonathan Gibbs
Special SoundDick Mills
Special Sound BBC Radiophonic Workshop
AcknowlegmentIronbridge Gorge MuseumInfo