A rescue from the maggots

Tags: Third Doctor, Jo Grant, Sergeant Benton

The Green Death, episode 5
16 June 1973

Poisoned with chemical slime from the nearby Global Chemicals factory, a Welsh coal mine has become overrun with giant green maggots – deadly to the touch. In an effort to help with a cure, Jo has gone up to the slag-heap to catch a maggot. As she’s joined by Professor Jones, the UNIT bombardment begins…