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The Brigadier and the Fourth Doctor

The Brigadier is a companion that is seen all through classic who. He is all along the Doctor’s timeline. The fourth Doctor no longer was no longer bound to earth like Pertwee’s doctor. 43 more words

Doctor Who - Complete Episode List Including Missing Episodes

Doctor Who is the World’s Longest Running science fiction program. It’s also one of the longest-running scripted dramas in the world. But, at some point in the series’s history, the BBC decided to clear out space in their vaults, and many older programs, including… 1,228 more words

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Picture of the Day: Hold Me!

From 1970: Jon Pertwee and Nicolas Courtney laugh it up during filming of Doctor Who and The Silurians


"Invasion of the Dinosaurs" would have been a lot better without the Dinosaurs

It’s a cliché, but it’s true.  Take away those wretchedly realised beasties, and there’s a cracking Malcolm Hulke story here.  Complex, troubling, politically sophisticated, atmospheric and exciting, the tension of the tale is dissipated only by breathtakingly crappy prehistoric reptiles. 513 more words

An Unearthly Podcast Season 2: Spearhead from Space

We skip ahead past some episodes that have already been on the blog for some time to the next missed one.

Erin returns with the main three as we once again cover a new first episode, as we take on John Pertwee’s first time as The Doctor.

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Not a lot wrong with "The Green Death"

This is the one where Jo Grant falls in love with an eco-warrior/academic called Professor Clifford Jones:

(Professor Jones)

Professor Jones is a ringer for 1970s glam-rock guitar legend Mick Ronson: 425 more words

Picture of the Day: Behind Door #2

From 1971: Jon Pertwee and Katy Manning during filming of Colony in Space.