Before Earth, before UNIT, before exile, the Second Doctor enters into a dangerous bargain in return for his freedom...
The Final Beginning by Mark Wright and Nicholas Briggs (4 parts)
Believing he has escaped exile - and a change to his appearance - by the
Time Lords, the Doctor finds himself lost on a snowy, alien world. He
is not alone – prospectors Catrona and Silas are stranded on this
nightmare planet, but without his TARDIS, the Doctor is powerless to
Seeking answers – and freedom – the Doctor’s hopes and suspicions are
aroused when a crashed TARDIS is discovered in the snow. Are Catrona
and Silas as innocent as they seem? And who is Raven, the young woman
who watches from afar?
Long buried secrets are about to be revealed in this icy wasteland,
and the Doctor discovers that every end has a terrifying new beginning…
Wrath of the Ice Warriors by Andrew Smith (4 parts)
Plunged into the middle of a desperate mission by his new masters, the
Doctor is delighted to be reunited with Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart of
UNIT near Cape Wrath, Scotland. The Doctor’s arrival coincides with the
sighting of black cylinders in the sky and an attack on a trawler by a
‘creature o’ the sea.’
The Doctor quickly realises he is dealing with Ice Warriors and
investigates with the help of the Brigadier and local crofter Sheena
Flynn. With a space fleet lurking in the vicinity of Jupiter, the Doctor
believes the Martians are planning a new invasion of Earth – but who is
the true enemy?
Battle lines are drawn and the Doctor races against time to prevent Earth being caught in the crossfire.