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Spearhead From Space: Episode 1
Broadcast: Saturday 24th November 2001
~11:00pm-11:30pm EST (~04:00 GMT) < > « »
Featuring: Jon Pertwee, Nicholas Courtney, Caroline John, Hugh Burden

The TARDIS takes the newly regenerated Doctor to Earth to begin his exile. Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart leads a UNIT investigation into a mysterious meteorite shower.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide

Broadcast notes:

Timing approximate, pledge evening.

Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Wednesday 21st November 2001:
WQED/WQEX 13,16 Pittsburgh, PA
Sat 11PM-1AM EST Spearhead From Space all 4 eps
(start and end times approximate - pledge special. Logopolis episodes 3+4 will air on December 15.)
Quick guess - the Spearhead From Space DVD will be among the pledge premiums.
The first color story. The one that changed the rules of the series. Modern day Earth. Modern day threat. A companion who may be as smart as the Doctor. And a classic car. The era of the 3rd Doctor begins. With Nicholas Courtney as The Brigadier.