- In The Chase, the Rutles are shown introduced by Jimmy Climmer, in stock footage form, performing on "Wallasey Beat" in 1965. They sang Ticket to Rut.
- Paper-Route Driver played in the background of cafes visited by The Doctor.
- Vicki Pallister knew all the words to the Rutles' First LP. Some of the travelers wondered if that was something a young girl should know.
- Neither the Second or Third Doctor seem to immediately recognize Jo's reference to the song Piggy in the Middle in the television episode The Three Doctors.