Doctor Who: The Newbies Guide
The End of the World
This is the second story in the first series of the 2005 Doctor Who revival.
Where does this fit?
This story immediately follows on from the end of Rose
Other Guides to this Story
The ninth Doctor speaks in a northern accent and wears a leather jacket. He has very short hair and big ears. The ninth Doctor has been mentally scarred by the part he played in the Time War. Although he clearly has a love of life, he also has an innate sadness about him.
Rose Tyler is a 19-year old girl from London 2005. Before meeting the Doctor, Rose lived with her mother, Jackie Tyler, on a council estate and had a boyfriend called Mickey Smith. Her father, Pete Tyler, died when she was a baby. In Rose (New Series Series 1), she was working in Henrik's department store when the ninth Doctor was investigating Auton activity in the store, and she saw him blow it up. Rose then helped the Doctor defeat the Nestene Consciousness's attempt to take over the world, and he offered her a chance to travel in the TARDIS.
Recurring and Historical Characters
Jackie Tyler is Rose's mum. She lives with Rose in a flat on the Powell Estate.