What is the best episode of Doctor Who series 11?

From 1950s America to the outer reaches of space, Jodie Whittaker’s first Doctor Who series included a wide range of adventures – but which was your favourite?

Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who series 11 (BBC)

Jodie Whittaker’s debut Doctor Who series is over, and now fans will have to wait a few weeks to see the next chapter of the story on New Year’s Day.

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Happily, though, the short break gives us a chance to look back on every episode of series 11, from the Thirteenth Doctor’s first appearance through to the series finale, The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos.

But which was your favourite episode?

Which of Whittaker’s adventures do you think will be all-time classics, and which do you think will fade into the mists of time and space?

Vote for your favourite episode below, and read on to remind yourself of every episode from series 11.


The Woman Who Fell to Earth

Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who: The Woman Who Fell to Earth (BBC, HF)
Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who: The Woman Who Fell to Earth (BBC)

Jodie Whittaker’s Who debut saw her take on a toothy foe in Sheffield, build a new sonic screwdriver and gather a new team of companions (Bradley Walsh, Mandip Gill and Tosin Cole). Not bad for a night’s work.


The Ghost Monument

Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who: The Ghost Monument (BBC, HF)
Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who: The Ghost Monument (BBC)

After being stranded on an alien planet the Doctor and her friends get to grits with their first off-world adventure, complete with deadly alien foes and an impossible challenge. It was all worth it for that big Tardis reveal, we’re sure.


Rosa

Vinette Robinson as Rosa Parks and Joshua Bowman as Krasko in Doctor Who
Vinette Robinson as Rosa Parks and Joshua Bowman as Krasko in Doctor Who

Doctor Who series 11’s first historical adventure was a powerful look back at the US Civil Rights movement with some seriously moving performances. Plus, we found out the Doctor might be Banksy. We’d hardly be surprised.


Arachnids in the UK

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The Tardis team came back to Earth (specifically Sheffield) to find the city under attack from mutant spiders, thanks to the machinations of an American businessman. Worth the price of admission for Chris Noth’s scenery-chewing performance alone.


The Tsuranga Conundrum

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Chris Chibnall takes us on the new series’ first outer-space adventure (well, sort of), trapping the Doctor on a spaceship with a deadly (and extremely cute) monster and a ticking clock.


Demons of the Punjab

Actor Mandip Gill in Doctor Who series 11 episode six, Demons of the Punjab (BBC)
Actor Mandip Gill in Doctor Who series 11 episode six, Demons of the Punjab (BBC)

Another emotional historical episode saw Yaz (Mandip Gill) discover some old family secrets when the gang travelled back to the time of Indian Partition. As with any wedding, there were some tears.


Kerblam!

Bradley Walsh, Mandip Gill, Tosin Cole and Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who: Kerblam! (BBC)
Bradley Walsh, Mandip Gill, Tosin Cole and Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who: Kerblam! (BBC)

Infiltrating an intergalactic delivery service, the Doctor and pals discover a rotten conspiracy that threatens thousands of lives – as well as a few fun Doctor Who Easter Eggs for fans to enjoy.


The Witchfinders

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The Doctor’s gender finally comes into play as she’s accused of witchcraft in a fear-gripped Lancashire town. And things only get worse (or better, if you’re a viewer) when Alan Cumming’s flamboyant King James I arrives on the scene.


It Takes You Away

Doctor Who It Takes You Away, BBC Pictures

A cabin-in-the-woods thriller turns into some truly strange and existential sci-fi in the series’ penultimate episode. And yes, the talking frog is an image that will stick with us for a very long time.


The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos

Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who: The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos (BBC)
Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who: The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos (BBC) 

The Doctor, Yaz, Graham and Ryan’s adventures come to a head in this epic finale, on a mysterious battlefield filled with secrets.

Yep, it’s quite a trip down memory lane – but which of these episodes stands out among the rest? Vote now, or forever hold your peace.

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Doctor Who returns to BBC1 on Tuesday 1st January 2019 at 7pm