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Last updated 04 January 2017
Broadcast: Monday 27th May 1996
8:30pm-9:55pm BST (19:30 GMT) < > « » Premiere < > « »
(actually broadcast at 20:29:04)
BBC One - see BBC's Genome Entry
Featuring: Paul McGann, Daphne Ashbrook, Sylvester McCoy, Eric Roberts, Yee Jee Tso

After an absence of seven years the Doctor returns in a feature length adventure starring Paul McGann.

On New Year's Eve 1999 a British police box materialises in San Francisco'sChina Town. See today's choices.

See our Doctor Who souvenir pull-out supplement in the centre pages; plus a reader offer on page 134.


Synopsis Source: Radio Times

Broadcast notes:

The episode was broadcast in an edited version removing a couple of scenes considered unsuitable for before the watershed.

Broadcast Source: BBC

Ratings Information:

Consolidated figures: 9.080m viewers (+7 days), 36.0% audience share, 17th place, AI 75