Doctor Who: The Newbies Guide
The Faceless Ones
This is the eighth story in Season 4. Only two episodes exist in the archives.
The second Doctor is short with a beatles moptop. He tends to act the part of a fool and give events a push in the right direction rather than directly taking control.
Ben Jackson is a Merchant Seaman from 1966. He is a working-class cockney. He took some time to accept that the Doctor was still the Doctor after he regenerated.
Polly Wright is a secretary from 1966.
Jamie McCrimmon is a scots piper who met the Doctor after the battle of Culluden in The Highlanders.. He is proud of his Scottishness and wears a kilt and carries a dirk (knife).
Recurring and Historical Characters
Ben and Polly left 1966 in The War Machines. Since then they have not returned to their native time and place.