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The Doctor, Amy, Rory and a golden dragon make for a great story
on 2 December 2014
The 11th incarnation of Doctor Who as played by Matt Smith leads his companions Amy and Rory to the preindustrial city state of Geath 'A byword for hospitality, craftsmanship and civilised conversation ... Revered throughout the universe for the beauty of its buildings, the wisdom of its people...and...for twelve and a half thousand years, it has been at peace with its neighbouring cities'. But something is wrong. The Doctor, Amy and Rory arrive at the city gates at dusk to find them closed and guarded. The streets are empty of Geath's famously gregarious society and the houses glitter with beautiful, strangely seductive gold. A king sits on his throne, a great golden dragon at his feet, but this seemingly free wealth has an owner who wants it back. Screaming spirits in spooky corridors, knights, a storyteller and a wise woman make for a beguiling story that skilfully weaves a mediaeval style culture with starships and battling aliens.