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See broadcasts for Horror ChannelTerror of the Autons: Episode One (Series 1971, Episode 1)

Last updated 02 January 2017
Broadcast: Saturday 19th April 2014
3:45pm-4:20pm BST (14:45 GMT) < > « » Premiere < > « »
Horror Channel (adverts during broadcast)
Featuring: Jon Pertwee, Nicholas Courtney, Katy Manning, Roger Delgado, Richard Franklin, John Levene, Harry Towb, Michael Wisher

Classic British sci-fi adventure starring Jon Pertwee. The Doctor faces his first battle with his arch-nemesis, the Master, who has stolen an energy device and is creating deadly Autons. Part 1/4
Synopsis Source: Horror Channel

Broadcast notes:

Intro: "You're watching our superb Who on Horror weekend, and as the 60s merged into the 70s our time-travelling hero steps from black and white into the world of colour in our next Doctor Who adventure Terror of the Autons. Originally broadcast in 1971, it's now the turn of the popular Jon Pertwee to put his stamp on the Doctor, and with it he wore frilly shirts and Venusian aikido, making the Doctor an action hero to be reckoned with. Terror of the Autons also provides a sense of social commentary posing the question if the 70s brought us plastic what would happen if it turned against us? Get ready for cables that strangle and inflatable chairs that suffocate. Have your say on Twitter using #WhoOnHorror. Time now to sit back and enjoy more Doctor Who..."

The ad break occurs as Jo reports on the attack at the radio telescope, and the Doctor says they should get down there right away ...
Broadcast Source: Horror Channel