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Series 11 Episodes 4, 5 & 6 titles & synopses revealed

Information is now coming in thick and fast about the subsequent episodes of Doctor Who Series 11. The BBC have released the titles for the three episodes following this Sunday’s installment, compromising episodes four, five and six:

Episode Four – Arachnids in the UK

Arachnids in the UK

Something’s happening with the spiders in this city.

The Doctor, Yaz, Graham and Ryan find their way back to Yorkshire – and Yaz’s family – only to find something is stirring amidst the eight-legged arachnid population of Sheffield.

Guest starring Chris Noth and Shobna Gulati.

Written by Chris Chibnall.

Directed by Sallie Aprahamian.

Episode Five – The Tsuranga Conundrum

doctor who series 11 Episode Five The Tsuranga Conundrum

“Risk to life: absolute.”

Injured and stranded in the wilds of a far-flung galaxy, The Doctor, Yaz, Graham and Ryan must band together with a group of strangers to survive against one of the universe’s most deadly — and unusual — creatures.

Guest starring Suzanne Packer, Ben Bailey Smith, Brett Goldstein and Lois Chimimba.

Written by Chris Chibnall.

Directed by Jennifer Perrott.

Episode Six – Demons of the Punjab

doctor who series 11 episode 5 The Tsuranga Conundrum

“What’s the point of having a mate with a time machine, if you can’t nip back and see your gran when she was younger?”

India, 1947. The Doctor and her friends arrive in the Punjab, as the country is being torn apart. While Yaz attempts to discover her grandmother’s hidden history, the Doctor discovers demons haunting the land. Who are they and what do they want?

Guest starring Shane Zaza, Amita Suman and Hamza Jeetooa.

Written by Vinay Patel.

Directed by Jamie Childs.

It’s also been previously revealed that Joy Wilkinson will be writing an episode guest starring Alan Cumming titled The Witch Finders, which will slot in somewhere in the back half of the season.

Arachnids in the UK, The Tsuranga Conundrum Demons of the Punjab will air on Sunday 28th October, Sunday 4th November & Sunday 11th November respectively on BBC One and BBC America.