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Black Orchid: Part One
Broadcast: Saturday 10th February 2001
11:00pm-11:25pm EST (04:00 GMT) < > « »
Featuring: Peter Davison, Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton, Matthew Waterhouse, Michael Cochrane, Gareth Milner, Barbara Murray, Sarah Sutton, Moray Watson

A murder is committed in Cranleigh Hall. The Cranleighs ask the Doctor to play cricket and then join them for a masked ball, enabling the killer to hide in plain sight.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide

Broadcast notes:

This was shown instead of the scheduled Mawdryn Undead: Part One

Broadcast Source: TWiDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 9th February 2001:
WYBE 35 Philadelphia, PA
Sat 11PM EST Mawdryn Undead eps 1+2 of 4
Postponed from an earlier date. The Black Guardian decides to get revenge on the Doctor by recruiting a dangerous teenager to eliminate him. Thankfully, this allegedly all-powerful guardian does not realize that retired Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, an old friend of the Doctor's, teaches at the same school the teenager attends.
ยป this was reported as Black Orchid instead!