- Long-running TV series Doctor Who returns to BBC One after going off the air in December 1989. Announced in September 2003, The highly anticipated return was previewed by a special programme A New Dimension earlier in the day and supplemented by the first part of the brand new Doctor Who Confidential series. The role of The Doctor was played by Christopher Eccleston.
- BBC One 
- 9.00 am The Saturday Show. New series.
- 11.00 am Top of the Pops Saturday.
- 5.25 pm Doctor Who: A New Dimension A foretaste of the new Who, which starts tonight at 7pm.
- 5.55 pm Strictly Dance Fever: The Auditions (New series, 1/11)
- 7.00 pm Doctor Who - Rose. (New series 1/13). The Time Lord, who's now had as many lives as a cat, materialises once more for the long-awaited ninth incarnation of the classic sci-fi drama. After meeting a mysterious stranger, Rose Tyler realises her life will never be the same again. Doctor Who Confidential follows at 7.45pm on BBC3.
Radio Times scans GraemeWood
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