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Last updated 02 January 2017
The Pirate Planet: Part Four
Broadcast: Friday 13th April 2001
1:00am-1:30am EDT (05:00 GMT) < > « »
Featuring: Tom Baker, John Leeson, Mary Tamm, Bruce Purchase, Andrew Robertson

Time is running out for the Doctor and Romana in their struggle to defeat the Captain. They join forces with the Mentiads to prevent the Captain and Xanxia from using Zanak to consume Earth.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWiDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 6th April 2001:
NHPTV New Hampshire 11,49,52
Late Sat Mid EDT The Pirate Planet eps 1+2 of 4
Late Thu 12:30AM EDT The Pirate Planet eps 3+4 of 4

Yup. NHPTV has added a late Saturday rerun of the Thursday episodes. In search of the second segment of the Key To Time, the Doctor and Romana come across a world that jumps through space periodically, resulting in a sudden increase in mineral wealth. Something is rotten in the center of the world.