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Episode 145 - "The Underwater Menace" - Part 01

Ah, back to DVD. In this case, the possible final DVD of the old series to be released, although stay tuned (and before you start wondering,  327 more words


'Life Depends On Change And Renewal' - Power Of The Daleks To Be Animated?

The Mirror are reporting today that the 1966 Doctor Who serial Power of the Daleks is to be animated. BBC Worldwide has commissioned a company to animate all six episodes; the identity of the company in question is as yet unknown. 224 more words

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My Thoughts on Story 031 - "The Highlanders"

This was the second Second Doctor story, the first story with Jamie, and arguably the last of the true “historicals”. All three of these things are good. 313 more words


Don't Shoot - He's British! part one

Doctor Who commentator, editor and blogger John Connors has begun to reissue a series of articles which I originally wrote for the fanzine Plaything of Sutekh… 66 more words

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Episode 144 - "The Highlanders" - Part 04

I know, I know. I’ve been really lazy and not doing this lately. Well, pish. Let’s get going on the last episode of the second serial for the Second Doctor! 255 more words


Michael Kibble-White, 1939-2016

The following is the final entry in Steve Berry’s Doctor Who book, Behind The Sofa, originally published in 2012, and to which my dad – who died this morning – contributed. 401 more words

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Episode 143 - "The Highlanders" - Part 03

I watched most of this episode while eating my dinner, so I didn’t really “live write” about it. But here are my thoughts!

The bits of high comedy continue, with the Doctor in a dress, mostly, and Polly and Kirsty encountering Ffinch. 100 more words