Here’s how Radio Times introduced the first ever episode of Doctor Who

23 November 1963: the day we first met the "mysterious exile from another world"

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23 November 1963. It’s a date forever etched into the memories of Doctor Who aficionados. That Saturday teatime – 5:15pm to be precise – BBC1 aired the first ever episode of a show which was to become a global phenomenon that is still going over half a century later.

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Of course, Radio Times was there from the start, as proved by the original listing (left) and preview below, which introduces readers to the “mysterious exile from another world and a distant future” and his “adventures in space and time”.

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