The Time Warrior


(Series 11, Episodes 1-4)

Summary: You have to admire Sarah’s determination to find a telephone despite the overwhelming evidence that she is, in fact, in the Middle Ages.  When she does finally accept this, she throws herself into the spirit of things with great gusto, as we meet our first Sontaran and the Doctor ensures that mankind does not discover muskets a few centuries too early.

Watch it because: “I’m a journalist.  Sarah Jane Smith.”

Original Air Date: 15 December 1973 – 5 January 1974.

Doctor: Jon Pertwee.

Companions: Sarah Jane Smith (Elisabeth Sladen).

Writer: Robert Holmes.

Director: Alan Bromley.

Producer: Barry Letts.