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Patrick Troughton and William Hartnell star in two soundtrack adventures from BBC Audiobooks



Published by BBC Audiobooks on 09.01.06

Available on CD price £13.99

 

Patrick Troughton and William Hartnell star in these soundtrack adventures from BBC Audiobooks

 

Doctor Who: The Invasion

Patrick Troughton's Doctor encounters the Cybermen in London in this classic soundtrack adventure, narrated by Frazer Hines.

 

Arriving on Earth in 1975, the Doctor, Jamie and Zoe discover that the component manufacturers International Electromagnetics has a vice-like grip on the world's technology. When he encounters the firm's company director, the Doctor realises that there is something very odd about Tobias Vaughan...

 

Vaughan is in fact in alliance with the Cybermen, and together they are masterminding an aggressive invasion of Earth. If the Doctor and his friends are to defeat them, they must risk life and limb in an adventure of epic proportions.

 

In an exclusive bonus interview, Frazer Hines - who also narrates the soundtrack adventure - recalls his experiences of playing Jamie in Doctor Who.

 

Doctor Who: The Tenth Planet

The Cybermen make their first ever appearance whilst William Hartnell's Doctor nears the end of his first incarnation, in this classic soundtrack adventure with linking narration by Anneke Wills.

 

The year is 1986, and at the South Pole the crew of the Snowcap Base have detected a new planet on their radar. The arrival of the Doctor, Ben and Polly at the Base coincides with another landing - that of a spaceship whose humaoid passengers have used cybernetics to replace their limbs and vital organs.

 

Battling alongside the humans to save their planet, the Doctor appears to weaken and age before the eyes of his companions. An ultimate collapse appears to signal his death - but then..

 

In an exclusive bonus interview, Anneke Wills - who also narrates the story's soundtrack - recalls her memories of making The Tenth Planet.

 

 

Doctor Who: The Invasion

ISBN: 0563523271

RRP: £13.99

 

Doctor Who: The Tenth Planet

ISBN: 0563523328

RRP: £13.99

 

Available from February, Doctor Who: The Reign of Terror. The last of the lost television soundtracks restored for release on BBC Audiobooks.

 

 

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