Doctor Who: The Newbies Guide
This is the tenth in Virgin's Missing Adventures series.
Where does this fit?
This story happens in Season 6 between The Space Pirates and The War Games.
Other Guides to this Story
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. He also plays the recorder.
Jamie McCrimmon is a scots piper who met the Doctor after the battle of Culluden in The Highlanders (Classic Series Season 4). He is proud of his Scottishness and wears a kilt and carries a dirk (knife).
Zoe Heriot is a scientist from the 21st Century with an eidetic memory. Her specialities are astrophysics and mathematics. She helped the Doctor and Jamie defeat Cybermen in The Wheel in Space before deciding to join them in their travels.
Recurring and Historical Characters
There are a few call-backs to the events of The Space Pirates, but it's throwaway references rather than plot or character related.