NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “Under The Lake” & “Before The Flood” – S9 – E3&4/13 (Spoilers)

Under The Lake was surprising, in that it concluded with yet another welcome cliffhanger; following the opening Dalek 2 parter. After season 8’s, poor and stuttering one-story format. And of this is to become a feature of season 9. Then … Continue reading

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “The Magician’s Apprentice” & “The Witch’s Familiar” – S9 – E1&2/13 (Spoilers)

Riffing heavily on Genesis Of The Daleks/Tom Baker’s “Do I Have The Right…!” speech, The Magician’s Apprentice and The Witch’s Familiar explored the idea of terminating a child. If that child was to grow up and become a despot, classic … Continue reading

All Of Patrick Troughton’s Doctor Who Episodes Reviewed Here!

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We have now finished reviewing all of Patrick Troughton’s – Second Doctor episodes, in the episodes section. The idea of replacing the main character at the height of a show’s popularity, was a major risk for all concerned. Not least … Continue reading

All Of William Hartnell’s Episodes Reviewed On Old Doctor Who!

Old Doctor Who have now finished reviewing all of William Hartnell’s – First Doctor episodes, in their episodes section. Doctor Who was a very experimental show, in the 1963 – 66 period. Featuring a mysterious alien time traveller – of … Continue reading

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “Last Christmas” – S8 – E13/13 – (Spoilers!)

After 9 previous Xmas Specials; under the banner of Nu-Who. It seemed odd; that the subject of Santa – as an actual character; had not been covered before now. Santa was an ‘actual’ character, kind of Doctor mysterious with a … Continue reading

10 Year Anniversary Of Carlisle Floods!

As the 10-year anniversary of the devastating Tsunami floods, comes around. Which wiped out half of Thailand in 2004. Cumbrian thoughts turn to another flood event, on a much smaller and local scale; the 10 year anniversary of the Carlisle … Continue reading