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If you want to find out more about the early days of Doctor Who, we can offer a huge amount of clips, photos and facts that help bring this fascinating period to life...

Perhaps you’d like to start with the early stories themselves. You’ll find videos, galleries and fact files for all the First Doctor’s adventures - unless the episode is missing! Check out our episode guide for season 1, season 2, season 3 and season 4. We’ve also got pages dedicated to the First Doctor and the Second Doctor plus most of the companions seen in An Adventure in Space and Time such as Susan, Ian, Barbara, Vicki, Steven, Polly and Ben. But if you’re more interested in those early monsters, visit our pages that give you the low down on the Daleks and Cybermen.

If you want to pore over some fascinating documents that relate to the show’s inception, visit The Genesis of Doctor Who and don’t forget we have profiles of the key players. Aside from those profiles, you can enjoy some fascinating resources about Verity Lambert, Ray Cusick, Joanna Spicer, and you want to delve into Delia Derbyshire’s world, check out this video or listen this BBC Radio 4 interview about her.

Or if An Adventure in Space and Time has inspired an interest in early television in general, we’ve a wealth of great material on the topic. Just visit The BBC Story to get started!

Finally, if you’re new to Doctor Who you may be interested to learn that Mark Gatiss, who wrote An Adventure in Space and Time, has also written several Doctor Who adventures. You can enjoy clips and find out more about these stories by clicking on any of the titles below:

The Unquiet Dead (2005)

The Idiot's Lantern (2006)

Victory of the Daleks (2010)

Night Terrors (2011)

Cold War (2013)

The Crimson Horror (2013)