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Programme Catalogue - Details: 25 March 198819900503

First broadcast on 1988-03-25

Producer: D. FARMER

Next in series: 25 November 1988

Previous in series: VOLCANOS

Broadcast history

25 Mar 1988 11:00-11:20 (RADIO 4)

03 May 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1988-01-28

BBC Programme Number: 87EA2871

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Underground city Arama's dwellers have never questioned their fight for survival.

Long before the Challenger, before Commander Telsen, a community of underground dwellers fights for survival. Or does it? Episode 1 of 3.

Ewen sets out to discover the mythical outdoors, but hasn't banked on the interference of Dom Astor Tarant or the aims of Inman. Episode 2 of 3.

After escaping Aroma, Ewen and Jenine must learn to survive the dangers of the island. But are they truly alone? Episode 3 of 3.

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Underground city Arama's dwellers have never questioned their fight for survival.

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After escaping Aroma, Ewen and Jenine must learn to survive the dangers of the island.

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The starship Challenger, continuing its search for Earth, has left Zelda 5 in search of Paradise.

The starship Challenger, continuing its search for Earth, has left Zelda 5 in search of Paradise. Episode 6 of 10.

0101Planetfall1981010620050404 BT=1800 (BBC7)
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From birth, the Challenger crew have been looked after by two 'Angels'. But what if they are not what their name implies. Episode 1 of 10.

From birth, the starship Challenger crew have been looked after by two 'Angels'. What if they are not what their names imply? Episode 1 of 10.

From birth, a starship's crew have been guided by two 'Angels'. But how pure are their motives? Written by James Follett. Episode 1 of 10.

From birth the starship Challenger crew have been looked after by two 'Angels'. But what if they are not what their names imply? Episode 1 of 10.

The crew of starship Challenger follow two 'Angels' in search of new home planets.

A starship's crew have been guided by two 'Angels'. But how pure are their motives?

The unquestioning crew of starship Challenger follow two on board 'Angels' in search of new home planets. Stars Sean Arnold.

From birth, a starship's crew have been guided by two 'Angels'.

But how pure are their motives? Written by James Follett.

From birth, the Challenger crew have been looked after by two 'Angels'.

But what if they are not what their name implies.

From birth, the starship Challenger crew have been looked after by two 'Angels'.

What if they are not what their names imply?

0102First Footprint City1981011320040622 (BBC7)
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Heading for a home they've never known, the crew must come to terms with shock news.

The crew return home and discover the Earth has vanished and been replaced by the moon.

Heading for a home they've never known, the crew of starship Challenger must come to terms with shock news. Stars Sean Arnold.

The starship Challenger has returned home and the crew have discovered the Earth has vanished and been replaced by the moon.

The starship Challenger has returned home and the crew have discovered the Earth has vanished and been replaced by the moon. Episode 2 of 10.

The starship Challenger has returned home and the crew have discovered the Earth has vanished to be replaced by the moon. Episode 2 of 10.

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After their devastating news, the starship's crew face peril from a once benign force.

The starship Challenger has returned to the solar system to find the Earth has gone.

After their devastating news, the starship's crew face peril from a once benign force. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

The starship Challenger has returned to the solar system to find the Earth gone and their lives in peril by a once benign force.

The starship Challenger returns to the solar system to find the Earth gone and their lives imperilled by a once-benign force.

The starship Challenger has returned to the solar system to find the Earth gone and their lives in peril from a once benign force.

The starship Challenger has returned to the solar system to find the Earth gone and their lives in peril by a once friendly force.

The crew of starship Challenger return to the solar system to find Earth gone and their lives in peril by a once friendly force. Episode 3 of 10

The starship Challenger returns to the solar system to find the Earth gone and their lives imperilled by a once-benign force. Episode 3 of 10.

The starship Challenger has returned to the solar system to find the Earth gone and their lives in peril from a once benign force. Episode 3 of 10.

The starship Challenger has returned to the solar system to find the Earth gone and their lives in peril by a once benign force. Episode 3 of 10.

0104The Solaric Empire1981012720040624 (BBC7)
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The crew's Astra and Darv are taken to a neighbouring moon for cross-examination.

The spaceship crew's Astra and Darv are taken to a neighbouring moon for cross-examination. Stars Sean Arnold and Gordon Reid.

As their mission continues, Astra and Darv are taken to a neighbouring moon for cross-examination.

Written by James Follett.

Searching for Earth, which has vanished from the solar system, two of the Challenger crew land on a strange planet.

Earth has vanished and while searching the solar system for it, two of the starship Challenger crew land on a strange planet.

Searching for Earth which has vanished from the solar system, two of the crew of the starship Challenger land on a strange planet.

Earth has vanished and while searching the solar system for it, two of the starship Challenger crew land on a strange planet. Episode 4 of 10.

Searching for Earth, which has vanished from the solar system, two of the Challenger crew land on a strange planet. Episode 4 of 10.

As their mission continues, Astra and Darv are taken to a neighbouring moon for cross-examination. Written by James Follett. Episode 4 of 10.

0105The Pools Of Time1981020320040625 (BBC7)
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The starship closes in on Zelda 5, where Darv and Astra face death as captives.

In their search for Earth, Darv and Astra are taken prisoner by the inhabitants of Zelda 5

The starship Challenger closes in on Zelda 5, where Darv and Astra face danger. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

Their fate is death.

Is their fate death?

In their search for Earth, Darv and Astra are taken prisoner by the inhabitants of Zelda 5. Their fate is death. Episode 5 of 10.

In their search for Earth, Darv and Astra are taken prisoner by the inhabitants of Zelda 5. Is their fate death?

In their search for Earth, Darv and Astra are taken prisoner by the inhabitants of Zelda 5. Their fate is death. Episode 5 of 5.

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Searching for Earth, the starship Challenger heads towards star cluster Tersus 9.

The starship Challenger, continuing its search for Earth, has left Zelda 5.

Searching for Earth, the starship Challenger heads towards star cluster Tersus 9. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

The starship Challenger, continuing its search for Earth, has left Zelda 5 in search of Paradise.

The starship Challenger, continuing its search for Earth, has left Zelda 5 in search of Paradise. Episode 6 of 10.

0107New Blood1981021720040629 (BBC7)
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The Challenger has found its sister starship, but the crew are living in total isolation.

The crew find the sister ship, whose population know nothing of life beyond its own craft.

The Challenger has found its sister starship, but the crew are living in total isolation. Stars Sean Arnold and Haydn Wood.

The Starship Challenger crew has found its sister ship, whose population know nothing of life beyond its own craft.

The Starship Challenger crew has found its sister ship, and the population inside knows nothing of life beyond its own craft.

The starship Challenger crew have found their sister ship where its population know nothing of life beyond their own craft.

The starship Challenger has returned home and the crew have discovered the Earth has vanished and been replaced by the moon.

The starship Challenger crew have found their sister ship where its population know nothing of life beyond their own craft. Episode 7 of 10.

The Starship Challenger crew has found its sister ship, and the population inside knows nothing of life beyond its own craft. Episode 7 of 10.

The Starship Challenger crew has found its sister ship, whose population know nothing of life beyond its own craft. Episode 7 of 10.

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The crew of Challenger has escaped - but their starship has vanished.

The crew have escaped from their sister ship, only to find that the Challenger has gone.

The crew of Challenger crew has escaped - but their starship has vanished. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

The starship Challenger crew have escaped from their sister ship, only to discover that the Challenger itself has vanished!

The crew of Challenger have mounted an escape, but their starship has vanished. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

The starship Challenger crew have escaped from their sister ship, only to discover that the Challenger itself has vanished! Episode 8 of 10.

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The starship Challenger's crew act on suspicions in their battle to find Earth.

The starship Challenger crew destroy the warrior android Fagor and resume their journey.

The starship Challenger's crew act on suspicions in their battle to find Earth. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

The starship Challenger crew destroy the warrior android Fagor and resume their journey in search of Earth.

The starship Challenger crew destroy the warrior android, Fagor, and resume their journey in search of Earth. By James Follett. Episode 9 of 10.

0110 LASTEarthfall1981031020040702 (BBC7)
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The crew locate an earth-like planet, but the Angels are not beaten yet.

The Challenger crew find an earth-like planet called Paradise.

Earthfall: The crew locate an Earth-like planet, but the Angels are not beaten yet. Stars Sean Arnold, Sonia Fraser and Gordon Reid.

But their foe, the Angels, are by no means beaten.

But their foes, the Angels, are by no means beaten.

But the 'Angels' their foes are by no means beaten!

: The crew locate an Earth-like planet, but the Angels are not beaten yet. Stars Sean Arnold, Sonia Fraser and Gordon Reid.

The Challenger crew find an earth-like planet called Paradise. But their foe, the Angels, are by no means beaten! Episode 10 of 10.

The Challenger crew find an earth-like planet called Paradise. But the 'Angels' their foes are by no means beaten. [Episode 10 of 10, rpt of Friday 6.00pm]

The Challenger crew find an earth-like planet called Paradise. But the 'Angels' their foes are by no means beaten! [Episode 10 of 10, rptd midnight]

The Challenger crew find an earth-like planet called Paradise. But their foes, the Angels, are by no means beaten. Episode 10 of 10.

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The Challenger crew's settled life on planet 'Paradise' is soon to be shattered.

The Challenger crew's settled life on planet 'Paradise' is soon to be shattered. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

The crew of the Challenger is 'living in Paradise' but tragedy is just around the corner.

Written by James Follett.

The crew have been settled on Para for nearly four years and think of it almost as home, but all is not what it seems and their idyll is soon shattered.

James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

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The Challenger crew's settled life on planet 'Paradise' is soon to be shattered.

The crew of the Challenger is 'living in Paradise' but tragedy is just around the corner.

The Challenger crew's settled life on planet 'Paradise' is soon to be shattered. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

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Telson and Darv make contact with the Earth ship, but the response is unexpected.

Telson and Darv make contact with the Earth ship, but aren't welcomed as they expect to be

Telson and Darv make contact with the Earth ship, but the response is unexpected. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

Telson and Darv make contact with the Earth ship, but do not receive the welcome they were expecting.

Written by James Follett.

Taking the shuttle up to locate the android that killed his and Astra's son, Darv and Telson discover that they are not alone.

James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

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The crew members believe they have outwitted the Angels and can wait out the flood.

Sci-fi series charting the journeys of the starship Challenger

Believing they have outwitted the Angels, the crew prepare to wait out the flood. Their victory, however, is short lived.

James Follett's sci-fi adventure continues with the crew saving Paradise. But at what cost?

James Follett's sci-fi adventure continues with the crew saving 'Paradise'. But at what cost? With Michael Maloney.

The victorious crew believe they've outwitted the Angels and wait out the flood.

The crew members believe they've outwitted the Angels and can wait out the flood.

The victorious crew believe they've outwitted the Angels and wait out the flood. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

The crew members believe they've outwitted the Angels and can wait out the flood. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

James Follett's sci-fi adventure continues with the crew saving Paradise.

But at what cost?

But at what cost? With Michael Maloney.

Believing they have outwitted the Angels, the crew prepare to wait out the flood.

Their victory, however, is short lived.

The crew members believe they've outwitted the Angels and can wait out the flood. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold and Haydn Wood.

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The crew of Challenger face a new threat when Bran takes over command.

Bran wants the crew to destroy an artefact floating in space. Will they cooperate?

The crew of Challenger face a new threat when Bran takes over command. James Follett's space epic stars Michael Maloney.

Bran wants the crew to destroy an artefact floating in space. Will they cooperate? James Follett's space epic stars Michael Maloney.

After 15 years of suspended animation, the crew awake to discover that their children, Bran and Elka, have aged naturally.

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On an abandoned artificial sun, the Challenger crew probes the computer in charge.

On an abandoned artificial sun, the Challenger crew probe the power in charge.

On an abandoned artificial sun, the Challenger crew probes the computer in charge. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

On an abandoned artificial sun, the Challenger crew probe the power in charge. James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

There's more to the computer that runs Solaria D than meets the eye.

With Michael Maloney.

Written by James Follett.

There's more to the computer which runs 'Solaria D' than meets the eye.

Landing on abandoned, artificial star Solaria D, the crew learn the name of the star the Earth was travelling to - Novita 6.

James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

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With the Angel computers weakened, the starship is plunging into a black hole.

With the Angel computers too weak, the starship is plunging into a black hole.

With the Angel computers weakened, the starship is plunging into a black hole. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

James Follett's space epic stars Amanda Murray.

The Challenger is plunging into a black hole.

The severely weakened Angels do not seem to be able to change its course.

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Dragged into an artificial black hole, the Challenger crew face Spaceguard Six.

Dragged into an artificial black hole, the Challenger crew must face Spaceguard Six. Stars Sean Arnold and Haydn Wood.

James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

The crew of the Challenger have been dragged down into Spaceguard Six - an artificial black hole designed to protect Earth.

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An Android built by the Challenger's computers suffers severe logic failure.

An Android built by the Challenger's computers suffers severe logic failure. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

Android Surgeon General Kraken, designed by the Challenger's giant computers, suffers severe logic failure.

An android built by the computers on spaceship Challenger suffers severe logic failure.

An android built by the computers on spaceship Challenger suffers severe logic failure. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

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The starship Challenger's crew finally locate their planet - but what will they find?

The starship Challenger's crew locate their planet, but what will they find?

The starship Challenger's crew finally locate their planet - but what will they find? Stars Sean Arnold and Michael Maloney.

The starship Challenger's crew locate their planet, but what will they find? James Follett's space epic stars Michael Maloney.

The crew of starship Challenger finally locate Earth - but what will they find?

The crew of starship Challenger are heading towards Novita Six, the solar system to which they think Earth has been transported.

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The Challenger's crew have found Earth, but the planet is not how they left it.

The crew of spaceship Challenger's search is over - but Earth is not how they left it. Stars Sean Arnold and Amanda Murray.

James Follett's space epic stars Sean Arnold.

The crew of the Challenger have landed on their home planet, Earth, now a hot, arid desert with a small surviving community.

The crew of the Challenger have landed on their home planet, Earth.

It is now hot, arid desert with a small surviving community.