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See broadcasts for WTTW 11 ChicagoThe Monster of Peladon: Part One of Two
(incorporating: Part One / Part Two / Part Three / Part Four)

Last updated 14 January 2017
The Monster of Peladon: Part One of Two
Broadcast: Sunday 6th August 1989
10:00pm-11:10pm CDT (03:00 GMT) « »
WTTW 11 Chicago
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Featuring: Jon Pertwee, Elisabeth Sladen, Frank Gatliff, Donald Gee, Rex Robinson, Nina Thomas, Ralph Watson

The Doctor makes a return visit to Peladon some years after his previous visit. There he discovers that several miners have died and the ghost of Aggedor is to blame.


Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide

Owing to a mistake broadcasting episodes 1-3 earlier in the year, both this and the second block of episodes were shown on this date to enable the "missing" The Time Warrior to be shown the following weekend.

WTTW split the story into two parts, with the break occuring at the start of episode four when Sskel tells his prisoners not to move. [source: ChicagoEpguides]

Intro: Tonight, The Doctor returns to Peladon after an absence of fifty years and finds to his consternation that the monster of Aggedor is again spreading terror and death. We have no doubt as to The Doctor's ability to put things right, but be forewarned: it will take quite a while.

Outro: Keep the coffee hot, the conclusion of "The Monster of Peladon" follows almost immediately. [source: ChicagoEpguides]

Broadcast Source: BroaDWcast