Doctor Who

Boom town (2005)

About this episode

This episode was first broadcast on June 4, 2005. It was written by Russel T Davies and directed by Joe Ahearne. The showrunner was Russell T Davies.

Plot summary

The Doctor visits Cardiff and meets an old enemy.


This unexpected sequel to 'Aliens of London / World War III' has a surprising number of things going for it:

The episode also lays some groundwork for the rest of the series and for the spinoff series Torchwood by:

The bottom line


Excellent fun.

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