'''Sheard''' was the Airport Controller of [[Heathrow Airport]]. On the insistence of Sir [[John Sudbury]], he allowed the [[Fifth Doctor]] to investigate the disappearance of the Concorde designated [[Golf Victor Foxtrot]], giving him access to [[Golf Alpha Charlie]]. ([[TV]]: ''[[Time-Flight]]'')
:''In the novelisation,he is given the first name of Douglas.''
In the [[Time-Flight (novelisation)|novelisation]], he is given the first name of Douglas.