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Last updated 18 April 2017
Broadcast: Saturday 15th April 2017
7:20pm-8:10pm BST (18:20 GMT) « » Premiere « »
Featuring: Peter Capaldi, Matt Lucas, Pearl Mackie

Two worlds collide when the Doctor meets Bill.

A chance encounter with a girl with a star in her eye leads to a terrifying chase across time and space. Bill’s mind is opened to a Universe that is bigger and more exciting than she could possibly have imagined - but who is the Doctor, and what is his secret mission with Nardole on Earth?

Synopsis Source: BBC programme information
Broadcast Source: BBC

Ratings Information:

Initial figures: 4.64m viewers (overnight), 24.8% audience share, AI 83

Overnight Viewing Figures: Saturday's top show was Britain's Got Talent on ITV which had 8.65 million watching.Doctor Who was BBC One's second highest rated show for the evening, just behind All Round to Mrs Brown's which had 4.67 million. It just beat Pointless Celebrities which had 4.34 million watching. Casualty had 3.48 million.