Dr Who Press Pack (10 Mar 2005)
"Christopher Eccleston's Doctor is wise, funny and brave; an adventurer who travels through time and space.
"His detached logic gives him a vital edge when the world is in danger, but when it comes to relationships, he can be found wanting. That's why he needs Rose (played by Billie Piper).
"Rose is a shop-girl from the present day. From the moment they meet, the Doctor and Rose are soul mates. They understand and complement each other.
"As they travel through history and across the universe, the Doctor shows Rose things beyond her imagination. She starts out as an innocent, fettered by earthly concerns.
"But she ends up an adventurer who, by the end of the series, can never go home again.
"Wherever they go, whoever they meet, every story will come back to Earth. For all the danger and tension this is a fundamentally optimistic series.
"The human race will survive – but only with the Doctor's help. Prepare for brand-new adventures in the human race..."
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