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Who Travels With The Doctor? edited by Gillian I. Leitch and Sherry Ginn (book review).

August 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Who Travels With The Doctor? edited by Gillian I. Leitch and Sherry Ginn (book review).

Looks like Doctor Who companions are the flavour of the year. ‘Who Travels With The Doctor?’ is an international (USA and UK) eight author examination of a sampling of the various people who have travelled with a certain Time Lord. Co-editor Gillian I. Leitch gives a resume of them all in the first piece and […]

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Doctor Who: The Official Cookbook by Joanna Farrow (book review)

August 11, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Doctor Who: The Official Cookbook by Joanna Farrow  (book review)

‘Doctor Who The Official Cookbook’ was just what I needed in the middle of a heatwave. This book involves some practical involvement in a nice steamy kitchen. For your benefit, I have sampled the book and tried to reproduce some of the least and most technical recipes. I’ve included pictures here which you can compare […]

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The Scientific Secrets Of Doctor Who by Simon Guerruer and Dr. Marek Kukula (book review)

July 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Scientific Secrets Of Doctor Who by Simon Guerruer and Dr. Marek Kukula  (book review)

Talk about edging your bets. ‘The Scientific Secrets Of Doctor Who’ by Simon Guerruer and Dr. Marek Kukula cross-matches real science with a certain Time Lord’s TV series, all 813 episodes up to February 2015 and then includes 15 new short stories from various authors, interspersed between the chapters in case readers get bored with […]

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Matt Lucas back for Doctor Who series 10.

June 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
Matt Lucas back for Doctor Who series 10.

Following his appearance in The Husbands Of River Song, Matt Lucas returns to Doctor Who from the opening episode of series 10, which starts filming next week in Cardiff … Monday 20th June 2016. Stephanie Hyam will also play a guest cast role in the new series – best known for her performance as Lily […]

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Rose (The Black Archive) by Jon Arnold (book review).

May 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Rose (The Black Archive) by Jon Arnold (book review).

‘Rose’ the opening episode of the 2005 relaunch of ‘Doctor Who’ is a remarkable piece of television. That it even exists is a testament to the hard work, dedication and downright faith that a once-dead TV show could be brought back to life successfully. It is in examining the ‘what’ and ‘why’ of ‘Rose’ that […]

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Doctor Who: In The Blood by Jenny T. Colgan (book review).

May 12, 2016 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: In The Blood by Jenny T. Colgan (book review).

‘Doctor Who: In The Blood’ is Jenny T. Colgan’s new ‘Doctor Who’ novel featuring the Tenth Doctor with fan favourite Donna Noble as companion. Something wicked is coming over the Internet. If you’ve ever got angry over something, sent an email you regret or made a comment on social media that brings out the trolls […]

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Doctor Who: The Sixth Doctor – The Last Adventure (CD review).

May 7, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Doctor Who: The Sixth Doctor – The Last Adventure (CD review).

This is it then, the final story for Sixie. ‘Doctor Who: The Sixth Doctor – The Last Adventure’ is a four-hour extravaganza that sees out the Sixth Doctor in appropriate style. Four companions and four hours of tall tales is a good way to signal the retirement of Number 6 (not that one). It’s not […]

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BBC Radiophonic Workshop – 21 Years (CD review).

May 2, 2016 | By | Reply More
BBC Radiophonic Workshop – 21 Years (CD review).

‘BBC Radiophonic Workshop – 21 Years’ is a re-released of BBC Records REC 354 from 1979. Silva Records offer a choice of CD, which I’m reviewing, or on vinyl which is out in June. Here you will find 45 tracks by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. If anything, it’s their diversity that will have you paying […]

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Doctor Who: Pearl Mackie in the TARDIS as new companion.

April 23, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Doctor Who: Pearl Mackie in the TARDIS as new companion.

Actress Pearl Mackie is to join the Doctor Who cast as The Doctor’s new companion, Bill. Pearl was revealed to audiences on BBC One during half time in the FA Cup semi-final today. On joining the cast in her first major television role, Pearl told SFcrowsnest, “I’m incredibly excited to be joining the Doctor Who […]

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Doctor Who fans must be punished with new Doctor Who companion.

April 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who fans must be punished with new Doctor Who companion.

The next Doctor Who companion will be revealed exclusively live on BBC One tomorrow (Saturday 23rd April 2016) in half-time of the FA Cup semi-final MOTD Live: Everton v Manchester United. The Dr Who spokesperson for the BBC, Miss Tamers, noted that displaying the reveal during a mid-time for the fans’ much loathed sport of […]

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