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April 22nd, 2017 14 comments

Series 10 Episode 3 Thin Ice 7.20pm Saturday 29th April

Written by Sarah Dollard and directed by Bill Anderson.

In Regency England, beneath the frozen Thames, something is stirring.

The Doctor and Bill arrive at the last of the great frost fairs, and find themselves investigating a string of impossible disappearances – people have been vanishing on the ice! Bill is about to discover that the past is more like her world than she expected, and that not all monsters come from outer space…

The Doctor is played by Peter Capaldi, Bill by Pearl Mackie and Nardole by Matt Lucas.


14 comments

  • r1ch1e

    April 24th, 2017 - 7:46pm

    Does this episode have any connection to the Ice Warriors and The Empress of Mars episode. I seem to remember that that episode had Victorian Soldiers???

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    • Tim M

      April 29th, 2017 - 9:56am

      No it’s not that one yet. The Ice Warriors and the Empress appear in episode 9 ‘The Empress of Mars’ by Mark Gatiss. Although it could be easy to confuse ‘Thin Ice’ with the ‘Big Finish’ audio adventure, which DID feature the Ice Warriors…but no Empress.

    • Anonymous

      April 29th, 2017 - 12:49pm

      This is the Regency era. Not Victorian times!

    • r1ch1e

      April 29th, 2017 - 4:28pm

      Sorry guys! I misunderstood! Thank you for the replys.

  • DOCTORDREDD67

    April 23rd, 2017 - 6:41pm

    Its still not explained why the doctor has to stay on earth and keep an eye on the vault, and who has told him to guard it ????

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    • Dalek Eye Stalk

      April 23rd, 2017 - 9:59pm

      Perhaps the vault contains the announcement of yet another Oak Furniture Land Sale event!!!

  • Tim M

    April 22nd, 2017 - 11:23pm

    I wish they could have chosen a different title than ‘Thin Ice’. It’s exactly the same title as a Big Finish ‘The Lost Stories’ audio, starring Sylvester McCoy. I sometimes wish Ian Levine was kept on as continuity advisor… :-\

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    • The Outcast

      April 23rd, 2017 - 9:34am

      Yeah, Continuity is needed.

    • Anonymous

      April 23rd, 2017 - 12:18pm

      We’ve had broadcast episodes reuse titles in the past, never mind expanding it to other media. There’s going to be a finite combination of words you can put together, eventually overlap happens.

  • Jordan Scott

    April 22nd, 2017 - 10:25pm

    I liked how Smile led into this episode directly, also looking forward to what appears to be an actual elephant on set!

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  • Anonymous

    April 22nd, 2017 - 9:18pm

    I loved how they led into each other! I enjoy in direct 2 parter’s!

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  • prototype dalek

    April 22nd, 2017 - 8:22pm

    Looking forward to it!

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  • The Temporal Jelly Baby

    April 22nd, 2017 - 8:20pm

    Looks great! Also sounds great. I hope we get more of that music in the episode.

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    • The Temporal Jelly Baby

      April 22nd, 2017 - 8:21pm

      Sarah Dollard left me impressed with Face the Raven and I hope she can perform similarly or even better here!

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