On the planet Funderell you can walk on the ocean. The surface holds
you when you move, but if you stand still, you sink. Lights shift in the
fathoms and great shapes move beneath your feet - schools of giant
electric eels known as Sleeks.
There is no solid land and the only locals are the Wavewalkers, hunters
who live in floating villages. But recently some strangers have
arrived, pursuing their own distinct agenda.
When the Doctor and Romana lose the TARDIS to the deep, they need help.
Which makes finding a fellow Time Lord on the planet very useful. The
fact that Time Lord is Sartia, an old friend of Romana's, is even
But this is a planet of secrets. Be careful when you explore its depths. You may just drown.
Note: The adventure continues in Doctor Who - The Fourth Doctor Adventures: The Thief Who Stole Time
Written By: Marc Platt
Directed By: Ken Bentley
Tom Baker (The Doctor), Lalla Ward (Romana), Joannah Tincey (Sartia), Alan Cox (Eamonn Orensky), Kieran Hodgson (Klick Chervain), Des McAleer (Blujaw Skaldson), Alex Wyndham (Linnis Skaldson), Jamie Newall (Greygul), Jane Slavin (Frithra), John Banks (The Sleek)
Other parts played by members of the cast.