Mild Spoilers!

One morning, in every city and town in the world, the human race wakes up to face the most surprising invasion yet.

Everywhere, in every land, a forest has grown overnight and taken back the Earth. It doesn’t take the Doctor long to discover that the final days of humanity have arrived…

In the Forest of the Night is written by Frank Cottrell Boyce and directed by Sheree Folkson. Samuel Anderson will return as Danny Pink with a class of children from Coal Hill School in tow, which will delight children worldwide (including me). And it looks like Clara’s game is up again.

Danny takes his class on an excursion

Mr. Pink takes his class on an excursion

Along with Miss Oswald...

Along with Miss Oswald…

...only to be surrounded by a forest.

…only to be surrounded by a forest.

And here's the Doctor!

And here’s the Doctor!

The children assist with some camouflage.

The children assist with some camouflage.

Clara's looking a bit concerned

Clara’s looking a bit concerned

Time to run!

Time to run!

Consulting the internet in a crisis

Consulting the internet in a crisis (as you do)

Abigail Eames as Maebh

Abigail Eames as Maebh

And she gets to see the inside of the TARDIS

And she gets to see the inside of the TARDIS

 

Camping out for the night. Looks like it's going to be a long one.

Camping out for the night. Looks like it’s going to be a long one.

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About The Author

Olga Hughes is currently pre-occupied with fairy tales, fantasy, misanthropy, medieval history and the long eighteenth century. She has a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Victorian College of the Arts and is currently majoring in Literature and History at Deakin. She has contributed to websites such as History behind Game of Thrones, The Anne Boleyn Files and The Tudor Society.

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