8.07. The Darkened Earth
"You come out of the other side of this story with either a newfound or an intensified respect for Constance Clarke, who keeps her head while letting her heart beat for the lives of others, and opening her mind to a broader way of seeing the conflict with which she’s so intimately involved." Mass Movement
" ‘The Darkened Earth’ is another successful release for Big Finish and the Short Trips range. It boasts some excellent writing from John Pritchard, someone who it would be great to see a Main Range release from at some point. He has proved he is more than capable of handling any TARDIS team they throw at him." Blogtor Who
Doctor Who: Short Trips Monthly is a series of new short stories read by an original cast member.
Release #43 is a Sixth Doctor and Mrs Constance Clarke story
Mrs Constance Clarke has faced perils on many planets, but now she finds herself in the most dangerous place on Earth. A place like home, yet terrifyingly different, where ordinary decent folk might hand her over to a dreadful fate. And as night falls, she and the Doctor realise that something is on the prowl outside, a creature darker than the dark. And hungry...
Producer Ian Atkins
Script Editor Ian Atkins
Executive Producers Jason Haigh-Ellery and Nicholas Briggs
Written By: John Pritchard
Directed By: Lisa Bowerman
Miranda Raison (Narrator)