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The Pirate Planet: Part One
Broadcast: Saturday 2nd September 2000
10:00pm-10:25pm MDT (04:00 GMT) < > « »
Colorado Public Television
Featuring: Tom Baker, John Leeson, Mary Tamm, Bruce Purchase, Andrew Robertson

The Doctor, Romana and K9 face new dangers searching for the second segment to the Key to Time. What has happened to the planet it is hidden on?

Instead of landing on Calufrax as originally intended, they arrive on a different planet and encounter the Mentiads, and the strange Captain.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWiDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 1st September 2000:
KBDI/K32EO 12,32 Denver/Colorado Springs, CO
Late Fri 12:30AM MDT The Ribos Operation eps 1+2 of 4
The first segment of the Key to Time is hidden on the planet Ribos, currently in the midst of an extended Winter. Look for the delightfully over the top Graff Vynda-K.
Sat 10PM MDT The Pirate Planet eps 1+2 of 4
The TARDIS leads the Doctor and Romana to exactly the right place, at exactly the right time, but the wrong planet. Now the tracer's gone mad, if not as mad as the Pirate Captain.