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Battlefield: Part Three
Broadcast: Sunday 7th February 1999
11:50pm-12:15am PST (07:50 GMT) < > « »
Featuring: Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred, Nicholas Courtney, Angela Bruce, James Ellis, Jean Marsh

Furious at her inability to find and engage Arthur in battle, Morgaine threatens to unleash the Destroyer upon the planet unless the Doctor gives her what she wants.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 5th February 1999:
KTEH 54 San Jose, CA
Sunday at 11PM Battlefield all 4 episodes
Isn't it amazing how coincidences like these can happen? The only Who station in California airs the story with Jean Marsh's final Doctor Who appearance, just 6 days before The Lion, the lost episode of The Crusade with Jean Marsh's first Doctor Who appearance, premieres in the US at Gallifrey 1999. This story also features Nicholas Courtney's return as The Brigadier as the 7thDoctor and UNIT battle knights from another dimension who have come to retrieve Arthur. It even features the return of a certain yellow roadster that fans of the 3rd Doctor might recognize. 4 episodes of must-see-Who this Sunday night.