BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page has been archived and is no longer updated. Find out more about page archiving.

24 September 2014
Doctor Who - starring David Tennant and Freema Agyeman, written by Russell T Davies. The official site.

BBC Homepage

Contact Us

Elizabeth "Liz" Shaw (Caroline John)

Liz Shaw Associated with the Doctor between Spearhead from Space and Inferno.

Liz was the Doctor's replacement as UNIT's scientific advisor. When the Doctor returned to Earth, to begin his term of exile, she was reassigned as his assistant.

She helped repel the first Nestene invasion attempt, witnessed the reawakening of the Silurian creatures, helped to prevent the kidnap of three alien ambassadors and stopped an insane scientist from cracking open the Earth's crust.

During this latter adventure the Doctor visited a fascist parallel universe, where Liz was known as Section Leader Shaw! After only a handful of adventures, Liz eventually returned to Cambridge to continue her research.

<< Back Index Next >>

About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy