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An Unearthly Child
Broadcast: Saturday 23rd November 1963
5:15pm-5:40pm GMT > » Premiere > »
(actually broadcast at 17:16:20)
BBC One - see BBC's Genome Entry
Featuring: William Hartnell, Carole Ann Ford, Jacqueline Hill, William Russell

After discussing a strange pupil, Susan Foreman, teachers Ian and Barbara follow her to a junkyard. They meet her grandfather, the Doctor, and force their way inside a police box with frightening results.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: BBC

Ratings Information:

Consolidated figures: 4.400m viewers (+7 days), 114th place, AI 63


Radio Times clippings for the broadcast of An Unearthly Child on 23 Nov 1963

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