Monthly Archives: June 2012

A Tribute to Caroline John (1940-2012)

It was announced today that the actress Caroline John had died on June 5th, aged 71. She was best known for her role as Liz Shaw in the ground-breaking seventh season of Doctor Who (January to June 1970). Tributes have been led by current show-runner, Steven Moffat. … Continue reading

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The Ripper and the Whoniverse, Part 6

This penultimate entry in the series examines the second volume of The Ripper’s Curse: Part Two September 30th 1888, and the ‘Double Event’. Rory and Abberline arrive at Mitre Square and the Inspector has the Doctor released. The Time Lord explains that … Continue reading

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The Ripper And the Whoniverse, Part 5

This post explores the most recent Jack the Ripper references in Doctor Who media, namely the three-part comic series, The Ripper’s Curse. Released last year by IDW Publishing, and written by Tony Lee, this graphic novel offers another fictional interpretation of the Whitechapel … Continue reading

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