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 : “Flatline” – S8 – E9/13 – (Spoilers!)

Who did a ‘Banksy’ (graffiti artist) – style Earth invasion tale. Set in Banksy’s spiritual home; Bristol, this week. With a role-reversal for Clara and the Doctor. The central premise, of an alien lifeform killing people in the “Fourth dimension”; … Continue reading

All Of Sylvester McCoy’s Episodes Reviewed On Old Doctor Who!

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My attempt to chronicle every episode of Old Doctor Who is finally bearing fruit on my side project Old Doctor Who. Apart from a scattering of reviews on each Doctor’s review pages. We have now completed all of the Seventh … Continue reading

50th Anniversary Of The Genesis Of Doctor Who

BBC are currently producing a drama about the beginnings of Doctor Who entitled ‘An Adventure in Space and Time’, as part of a tribute to the 50th anniversary. Most interestingly, actor David Bradley (Filch – the Hogwarts caretaker from Harry … Continue reading

Ice Warriors Return To Doctor Who Series 7

Classic villains turned galaxy protectors : The Ice Warriors have been hinted as returning to Doctor Who – series 7. The classic martian villain’s haven’t appeared in Doctor Who, since the Third Doctor’s – Jon Pertwee adventure : The Monster … Continue reading

Doctor Who Actor Philip Madoc Dies

Classic series Doctor Who regular Philip Madoc has died, aged 77. His first brush with Doctor Who was in the 1966 spin-off film : Daleks: Invasion Earth 2150AD starring Peter Cushing. Madoc played the dastardly smuggler Brockley who betrayed his … Continue reading

Classic Doctor Who Has Dematerialized To A New Site…..!

Just like the Tardis, Classic Doctor Who has now dematerialized to its own new site : olddoctorwho.com.. Don’t worry though, all of the pages are now redirecting automatically. It felt like time to build a new site and Doctor Who … Continue reading

Happy Birthday Tom Baker

Tom Baker turns 78 today. Tom – arguably the greatest Doctor. Played incarnation no.4, from 1974 until 1981. Tom is the oldest living Doctor, a distinction held by Jon Pertwee, until his death in 1996. With the 50th anniversary around … Continue reading

Longleat Doctor Who Exhibition 1973 – 2003

When I was a child, my family used to holiday in Weston Super Mare, on the Somerset coast – year after year. Occasionally, we would make the run out to Longleat Zoo to marvel at the animals and the big … Continue reading

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe” – S6 – E14/14 – 2011 Xmas Special – (Spoilers!)

Since the new series of Doctor Who began in 2005, the Who Xmas Special has been at best, a mixed affair. This years Xmas Special’s plot seems to have been entirely inspired by a play on the Lion, Witch and … Continue reading