Season 22 | EP 5


Written by Glen McCoy

"Sorry. I just feel a wee bit nervous. I didn't realize dying heroically was such a strain on the nerves"

Episode Title Premiere Date
Episode 1 09/03/1985
Episode 2 16/03/1985

The TARDIS gets caught in the Timelash — a powerful time corridor that brings the Doctor and Peri to the troubled planet of Karfel. The planet is on the brink of war and ruled by an insane and much feared dictator, who punishes Karfelons by throwing them into the Timelash. But why is their leader never seen in person? And what links Karfel with 19th century Scotland? The Doctor arrives just in time to find out...

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: Colin Baker

Peri Brown: Nicola Bryant

The Borad / Megelen: Robert Ashby

Old Man: Denis Carey

Tekker: Paul Darrow

Vena: Jeananne Crowley

Herbert: David Chandler

Katz: Tracy Louise Ward

Brunner: Peter Robert Scott

Android: Dean Hollingsworth

Producer: John Nathan-Turner

Director: Pennant Roberts

Scriptwriter: Glen McCoy

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