Echoes in Time: The Unmade Scripts of Doctor Who’s First Season

How the Beginnings of the Science-Fiction Classic Could Have Been Very Different

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Nothing at the End of the Lane by CE Webber (Four Episodes)

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The Giants by CE Webber (Four Episodes)

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C.E “Bunny” Webber
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Sydney Newman

Untitled #1 by Robert Gould (Four Episodes)

The Living World by Alan Wakeman (Four Episodes)

The Masters of Luxor by Anthony Coburn (Four Episodes, then expanded to six episodes)

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The scripts for the story were released by Titan Books in August of 1992
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An adaptation of The Masters of Luxor was released by Big Finish in August 2012 as part of their Lost Stories range. The story featured original cast members William Russell and Carole Ann Ford.

Britain 408 AD, by Malcolm Hulke (Six episodes)

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Despite initial rejection, Malcolm Hulke would go on to write some of Doctor Who’s best loved stories.

The Hidden Planet by Malcolm Hulke (Four Episodes)

The Red Fort by Terry Nation (Seven Episodes)

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The Red Fort, Delhi

Untitled #2 by Robert Gould

The Fragile Yellow Arc of Fragrance by Moris Farhi (One episode)

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The Fragile Yellow Arc of Fragrance was released as part of the First Doctor Box Set by Big Finish in November 2010.
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Farewell, Great Macedon by Moris Farhi (Six episodes)

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Farewell, Great Macedon was released as part of the First Doctor Box Set by Big Finish in November 2010.

The New Armada by David Whitaker (Six Episodes)

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Alls well that ends well.

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