This Week in Doctor WhoThis Week in Doctor Who

This Week in USA

See broadcasts for MPT MarylandThe Time Meddler: Movie Version

Last updated 02 January 2017
The Time Meddler: Movie Version
Broadcast: Sunday 27th December 1998
12:00am-1:30am EST (05:00 GMT) < > « »
MPT Maryland
Featuring: William Hartnell, Maureen O'Brien, Peter Purves, Peter Butterworth, Alethea Charlton

The TARDIS lands on the English coast in 1066, but the travellers are puzzled to find modern day artefacts. A monk observes the arrival of the TARDIS, but seems unsurprised.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Wednesday 23rd December 1998:
Maryland Public Television 22, 28, 31, 36, 62, 67
Friday and Saturday at Midnight - The Time Meddler - movie version
The 1st Doctor, Vicki, Steven, and Steven's teddy bear land in 11th Century England on the eve of the Norman invasion. There's just a few problems or two. Why would Vikings have wristwatches, atomic bazookas be hidden in the forest, a monastery have a gramophone record in it, and a Monk be plotting to lure Vikings into a trap? Could someone be making unauthorized time travel? About 90 minutes.