History (!!) has also taught us that the first two~parter of a DOCTOR WHO series is usually, how should I put it, lower in quality in comparison to the rest. It's also written by HELEN "Yawn Of The Daleks" RAYNOR; blog fans might remember my slight disdain for her 'material'. So, there's lots of positives for next week's story, THE SONTARAN STRATAGEM. At least Martha's back!