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Doctor Who The Web of Fear TV Story

After being caught up in a web…like substance on its journey through space, the TARDIS arrives in the tunnels of the London Underground railway system, only to find the web also in the tunnels … as is the Great Intelligence’s Yeti.

Story Order

  • Story 41 from Doctor Who
  • Story 5 of 7 from Season 5

Episodes (6 episodes)

Saturday
3rd February 1968
5:25PM
BBC 1 (24 mins)

Doctor Who - The Web of Fear - Episode 1

The TARDIS lands in the London Underground, which is deserted.

Saturday
10th February 1968
5:15PM
BBC 1 (24 mins)

Doctor Who - The Web of Fear - Episode 2

The deadly web continues to advance in the tunnels of the Underground.

Saturday
17th February 1968
5:25PM
BBC 1 (24 mins)

Doctor Who - The Web of Fear - Episode 3

The Doctor meets Colonel Lethbridge-Stewart who takes control of the military operation against the Yeti.

Saturday
24th February 1968
5:25PM
BBC 1 (24 mins)

Doctor Who - The Web of Fear - Episode 4

The Doctor acquires a sample of the web, he, Jamie and Victoria return to the HQ to examine it.

Saturday
2nd March 1968
5:25PM
BBC 1 (24 mins)

Doctor Who - The Web of Fear - Episode 5

Using Travers's body, the Great Intelligence demands that the Doctor allows his mind to be drained.

Saturday
9th March 1968
5:25PM
BBC 1 (24 mins)

Doctor Who - The Web of Fear - Episode 6

The traitor is revealed and all seems lost as the Doctor submits himself to the Great Intelligence's mind drain.

Characters

Credits

  • Dr. WhoPatrick Troughton
  • JamieFrazer Hines
  • VictoriaDeborah Watling
  • TraversJack Watling
  • Anne TraversTina Packer
  • Julius SilversteinFrederick Schrecker
  • Corporal LaneRod Beacham
  • Corporal BlakeRichardson Morgan
  • Captain KnightRalph Watson
  • Harold ChorleyJon Rollason
  • Staff Sgt. ArnoldJack Woolgar
  • Craftsman WeamsStephen Whittaker
  • SoldierBernard G High
  • YetiJohn Levene
  • YetiGordon Stothard
  • YetiColin Warman
  • SoldierJoseph O'Connell
  • Driver EvansDerek Pollitt
  • YetiJohn Lord
  • YetiJeremy King
  • Col Lethbridge-StewartNicholas Courtney
  • YetiRoger Jacombs