Season 03 | EP 10

The War Machines

Written by Ian Stuart Black

"You know, there's something alien about that tower! I can sense it."

Episode Title Premiere Date
Episode 1 25/06/1966
Episode 2 02/07/1966
Episode 3 09/07/1966
Episode 4 16/07/1966

The TARDIS arrives in London, 1966, where the Doctor and Dodo visit the recently opened Post Office Tower. At its top they discover a brilliant new problem-solving super computer — the Will Operating Thought ANalogue. But when WOTAN decides that it should rule the world, the Doctor is the only person who can stop its rampaging War Machines from destroying London. Luckily, he has the help of a young secretary called Polly and a sailor called Ben...

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: William Hartnell

Dodo Chaplet: Jackie Lane

Polly Wright: Anneke Wills

Ben Jackson: Michael Craze

Major Green: Alan Curtis

Professor Brett: John Harvey

The Voice of WOTAN: Gerald Taylor

Producer: Innes Lloyd

Director: Michael Ferguson

Scriptwriter: Ian Stuart Black


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