(He shuts the door behind him, then opens it again.)
I'm the Doctor, by the way. What's your name?
Nice to meet you, Rose. Run for your life!
(Rose makes her way to the main road, nervous of the dummies in the shop window. She runs across the road, nearly becoming a hood ornament for a black cab.)
(KaBOOM! A huge fireball takes out the upper floor of Hendrik's. Rose runs straight past an out of date police telephone box parked just in the alley between two other stores.)
[The Tyler's flat]
(BBC News 24 keeps everyone informed at 20.45.)
The whole of Central London has been closed off as police investigate the fire. Early reports indicate
(Jackie is on the telephone and Rose is slumped on the settee.)
I know. It's on the telly. It's everywhere. She's lucky to be alive. Honestly, it's aged her. Skin like an old bible. Walking in now you'd think I was her daughter. Oh, and here's himself.
(Rose's boyfriend, Mickey, enters.)
I've been phoning your mobile. You could've been dead. It's on the news and everything. I can't believe that your shop went up!
I'm all right, honestly, I'm fine! Don't make a fuss.
Well, what happened?
I don't know!
What was it though? What caused it?