The Catacombs The Continuity Guide
by Martin Willey

14.5 Alternative Clothing

Arctic issue

Blue jump suit and jacket with red zips. Seen in Death's Other Dominion. Decorated with Alpha Moonbase insignia on the left chest (right for Helena). Note the actual manufacturers' insignia on the left arm.

Death's Other Dominion


Brightly coloured jumpsuits were frequently seen, sometimes with text across their back. Colours included red, blue, yellow, dark green and brown. Alan & Andy Johnson in The Mark Of Archanon wear woolly jumpers under their jumpsuits, while the miners in Catacombs Of The Moon wear white T-shirts. Seen in The Metamorph, The Exiles ("Decon" and "Rescue"), The A B Chrysalis ("Rescue"), The Mark Of Archanon, Catacombs Of The Moon ("Engineering" with helmets captioned "Mining Section"; also Maya in a red jumpsuit), Seed Of Destruction (Cranston), The Bringers Of Wonder part 1 ("Rescue"), The Immunity Syndrome (Helena in black and Maya in red).

The A B Chrysalis


A white nurses's uniform, with dress, short sleeves and badge on right shoulder, is seen in The Exiles, The A B Chrysalis & Catacombs Of The Moon.
One of the dresses hangs in Shermeen's quarters in A Matter Of Balance

The Exiles


Blue unisex pyjamas. First seen in Matter Of Life And Death. Note in The Lambda Factor Koenig has a blue dressing gown.

Another Time, Another Place

Regina doesn't wear standard blue Alphan pyjamas. They are a lighter silver-blue, with flared sleeves. The tunic looks like it is stitched together at the front, to stop it opening up.

Collision Course

Summer Wear

Blue bikinis are seen in Guardian Of Piri, Force Of Life, The Last Sunset, The Exiles, The Taybor. Guardian Of Piri & The Last Sunset feature other summer clothing including tennis wear. In Catacombs Of The Moon Helena sports a white summer dress borrowed from the girl in New Adam, New Eve. Catacombs Of The Moon also features Kate and another girl in pink & blue bikinis.

The Last Sunset
Force Of Life


Various colourful vests are seen in Catacombs Of The Moon.

Tennis tops with Moonbase Alpha crest seen in The Last Sunset

The Last Sunset The Last Sunset
Catacombs Of The Moon


Koenig sports a beige waist coat in The Metamorph

The Metamorph
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White coats

Often worn by Helena in Year 2. She wears a sleeveless coat in Catacombs Of The Moon. Queller wears a lab coat in Voyager's Return.

Catacombs Of The Moon
The Lambda Factor

In some episodes Helena wears operating smocks (The Troubled Spirit, Space Warp, The Lambda Factor), and in End Of Eternity a clear plastic smock. She wears a head band in Space Brain.

The Lambda Factor
End Of Eternity

Off duty dresses seen include: Helena likes off-the-shoulder dresses, in deep blue in The Taybor and in pink in One Moment Of Humanity, while Maya wears a blue dress in One Moment Of Humanity, a green dress in Catacombs Of The Moon, a yellow canvas dress in The Exiles, and her Psychon dress in The Metamorph & The Taybor. Sandra wears a yellow dress in Catacombs Of The Moon.

One Moment Of Humanity

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