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Theme Days

So between our collective we’ve decided that the only proper way to give this blog a decent start is to have a William Hartnell/First Doctor Day. 60 more words

Picture of the Day: Boys with Toys

From 1966: A colourized William Hartnell and his crew appear on the cover of the Radio Times in publicity for The Celestial Toymaker.


Side Story 03 - An Adventure in Space and Time

In 1963, a show that shouldn’t have been more than a blip on the radar was launched. It concerned a strange, older alien man, his granddaughter, and two teachers traveling across space and time. 342 more words

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The Return

Returning to the Ark some eight hundred years after their previous visit, the Doctor and the others are shocked to find that the Monoids are now in control.  492 more words

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Picture of the Day: Cover Version

From 1963: The First ever Radio Times article about Doctor Who.


The Plague

The Ark seems to be rather inflexible.  When people start falling ill, Zentos considers it to be a disaster.  Each man (yes man) has his allotted task and no thought seems to have been given as to what would happen if any of them died.  375 more words

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Character Profile - The First Doctor

The First Doctor has died, and a new one has come along. But before we enter the era of the Second Doctor, let’s take a look back in fondness at his predecessor. 286 more words

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