The Doctor’s Companion Ep. 34 – The Importance Of Rope Safety

Scott is joined by new co-host Matt Smith as the two discuss the classic series beginning with the William Hartnell 7-part serial ‘The Daleks’.

The Doctor, along with companions Susan, Ian, and Barbara, arrive on the seemingly dead planet of Skaro, but soon get caught in the middle of a struggle between the two only surviving species: the Daleks and the Thals. Can the Doctor persuade the pacifist Thals to fight against the xenophobic Daleks? When do basic rope safety techniques come in handy on Skaro? Why is Barbara suddenly wearing Thal pants? Find out in this episode of The Doctor’s Companion. And remember, BEWARE OF SPOILERS!

Next Week: Patrick Troughton and ‘The Invasion’!!