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Foam, Screams, and Seaweed: Fury from the Deep

“Fury from the Deep” is one of the entirely lost stories from the Patrick Troughton era. A few clips survive (thank you, Australian censors!), but all the rest is missing. 1,666 more words

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Doctor Who Bible Stories

Last week I was helping out at a children’s holiday club in Shropshire. In between the madcap games, craft activities and singalongs, I spent most of my time thinking about the Second Doctor, for reasons I won’t divulge right  now.  388 more words

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Return of the Yeti: The Web of Fear

Brigadier Alistair Gordon Lethbridge-Stewart is one of the iconic characters in Doctor Who history.  For years, however, his debut story was lost to the BBC junkings of the 1970’s.   1,578 more words

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Cabbages and Kings

So I take a week-long holiday in Shropshire, and this is what I find when I get home.

I tell you this. If they use that line about redecorating… 660 more words

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A Rediscovered Gem: The Enemy of the World

I had always hoped that another random episode or two of Doctor Who might be discovered, but the return of a full story…that seemed incredibly improbable.   1,334 more words

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Visitors from the Red Planet: The Ice Warriors

“The Ice Warriors,” while entertaining, is the low point of the Doctor’s travels with Jamie and Victoria.  Although it introduces a memorable new alien species, it has many flaws.   1,388 more words

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12 Days of Doctors - The 2nd Doctor - Season 4, Episode 3 - "The Power of the Daleks" - The Daleks' Manipulation


“The Power of the Daleks,” is our first introduction to Patrick Troughton as the Second Doctor along with his companions Polly and Ben. As seen from the title it is one of the early Dalek episodes and involves the Doctor getting his bearing under his new regeneration and trying to solve the crisis on the human colony world of Vulcan where he is mistaken for the examiner and soon finds himself caught in a revolution against the Governor of the colony by his head of security Bragen. 952 more words

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