It was sixteen minuteâ€™s past five (Earth Time) on Saturday the 23rd November 1963, the day after the assassination of President Kennedy, when Doctor Who first materialised on to BBC Television. Squeezed in between the football results and the Telegoons, a legend was born. So, from humble flickering beginnings more than 30 years ago, began the eccentric Timelordâ€™s crusade against evil. Now this fascinating documentary charts that remarkable career in time travel.
Aired: 22 Oct 2016