This episode was first broadcast on April 9, 2005. It was written by Mark Gatiss and directed by Euros Lyn. The showrunner was Russell T Davies.
Cardiff, 1869. Charles Dickens reads from 'A Christmas Carol' and the dead are getting restless...
Wedged in between the spectacular-looking 'The end of the world' and the somewhat controversial 'Aliens of London / World War Three' two-parter, this little gem of an episode is easy to overlook.
Which would be a pity, since the episode gets pretty much everything right:
Gets it right in every way.