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

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “The Time Of The Doctor” – S7 – E16/16 – 2013 Xmas Special – (Spoilers!)

After watching this Xmas Who, I had to goto bed and have a lie down- my head hurt, so much. There was so much going on it needed a nights consolidation to try and reassemble it. I suppose the main … Continue reading

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “The Snowmen” – S7 – E6/16 – 2012 Xmas Special – (Spoilers!)

Last nights Who was another attempt at the snowy Victorian carol scenario, which we have previously had in – 2008’s special’s : ‘The Two Doctor’s’ and 2010’s ‘A Christmas Carol’. Intelligent alien snow was invading the Victorian era, being helped … 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

6000 Xmas Calories, 5 Gold Rings, 4 French Hens……

The average person consumes upwards of a whopping 6,000 calories on Christmas day each. It’s the season of goodwill and every deadly sin is tested this Christmas, especially gluttony. Compare this with the average daily requirement of a Pole Walker/Skier … Continue reading

Little Mix Factored In

X-Factor finally finished tonight after almost 6 months of constant torture. Poor series. Little Mix were crowned champions, with a passable version of “Don’t Let Go” by En Vogue. Comment of the night goes to IT Crowd comedian Chris O’ … Continue reading