Tom Baker (The Doctor), Jane Slavin (WPC Ann Kelso), John Leeson (K9), Gethin Anthony (Jason Vane), David Rintoul (Dr Leon Jessel), Bettrys Jones (Miss Pocket/ Dr Caroline Pursglove), Carolyn Seymour (The Commodore/ Mrs Kidd), Barnaby Edwards (Desmond Kettley). Other parts played by members of the cast.
(Note that this release is one of four collected together in Doctor Who – The Fourth Doctor Adventures Series 8B)
Written By: Jonathan Barnes
Directed By: Nicholas Briggs
Spoilers! The story details, artwork and trailer for the second volume of The Fourth Doctor Adventures Series 8 have been revealed, and we’ll finally find out the Syndicate’s Master Plan: the future looks dangerous for the Fourth Doctor and WPC Ann Kelso…
The Syndicate has shown its hand, and the Doctor’s return to Kembel brings him face to face with some old foes…
In the second volume of The Fourth Doctor Adventures – Series 8: The Syndicate Master Plan, the Fourth Doctor and Ann Kelso battle against the Delegates from the (mostly missing) TV episodes, The Daleks’ Master Plan. And they have been waiting a long time for their revenge!
Four stories will change the Doctor forever…
Time’s Assassin by Guy Adams
The true identity of the Director has been revealed and he wants vengeance upon the Doctor for past crimes…
But the Director is not the only danger to the crew of the TARDIS. Deadly experiments are coming to a head, and everyone’s life is at risk.
However, the greatest threat is yet to come. The Syndicate’s plans are in motion… and no one is safe from them.
Fever Island by Jonathan Barnes
Jason Vane is England’s suavest secret agent, and today he’s on his deadliest mission yet. Tracking down the evil Okulov… before he destroys the world.
The Doctor, Ann and K9 are, in contrast, finding their own mission a little hard to complete. A strange storm in the vortex has swept them back in time, back to Earth in 1978 and a strange place called ‘Fever Island’.
A place where their worst nightmares are about to come true…
The Perfect Prisoners Part 1 by John Dorney
The Doctor, Ann and K9 are hot on the trail of the Syndicate, and straight into trouble.
After contending with killer robots and dangerous aliens, the clues lead straight to a machine that can literally make your dreams come true. A device that in the wrong hands could lead to misery for billions.
But who’s the real villain here? And what exactly is their master plan?
The Perfect Prisoners Part 2 by John Dorney
Secrets have been revealed, and the Doctor and his friends at last know who they’re fighting.
An epic journey across space leads them to the true mastermind of the Syndicate conspiracy.
Alliances will shift. Friends will die. Can even the Doctor come out of this alive?
Tom Baker, Jane Slavin and John Leeson as K9 are joined by Gethin Anthony, DavidRintoul, Bettrys Jones, Carolyn Seymour, Ronan Vibert and Simon Bubb. Plus in Time’s Assassin, Jon Culshaw reprises his role as Zephon, joined by John Shrapnel, Anna Actonand Blake Ritson from The False Guardian – Volume 1’s cliffhanger.
The Fourth Doctor Adventures – Series 8: The Syndicate Master Plan Volume 2 will be released later this month.
Both volumes are currently available At The pre-order price of £25 on CD or £20 on download. Or why not save money with a bundle and get The Syndicate Master Plan Volumes 1 and 2 together at £45 on CD or £40 on download.
Don’t forget that all CD purchases unlock a download option via the Big Finish website or the Big Finish app. These Fourth Doctor tales will also be available for purchase individually on download at £8.99 each.