Monthly Archives: June 2013

DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #181

1978 – Writer David Ellis died in Brighton, aged 60 1996 – The Visitation and Black Orchid Omnibuses both repeated on UK Gold 2007 – Last of the Time Lords and Doctor Who Confidential: The Valiant Quest first screened; The Infinite Quest Omnibus first screened on BBC2; Totally Doctor Who repeated on BBC2 and CBBC; and The Weakest … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #180

1943 – Actress Maureen O’Brien born in Liverpool 2006 – Totally Doctor Who, Series 1 ended on BBC1 2007 – Totally Doctor Who, Series 2 ended on BBC1 and repeated on CBBC; and Utopia, The Sound of Drums and Doctor Who Confidential: ‘Ello ‘Ello ‘Ello all repeated on BBC3 2008 – The Stolen Earth repeated … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #179

1951 – Actress Lalla Ward born Sarah Ward, in London 2008 – The Stolen Earth first broadcast, and Doctor Who Confidential: Friends and Foe also screened on BBC3 2010 – The Big Bang repeated on BBC HD 2011 – The Empty Child repeated on BBC America 2012 – Day of the Moon and Doctor Who Confidential: Breaking … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #178

1964 – The Sensorites, Episode 2: The Unwilling Warriors screened 2010 – The Cannibalists, Episode 1 first broadcast on Radio 7 2011 – Father’s Day repeated on BBC America 2012 – The Impossible Astronaut and Doctor Who Confidential: Coming to America both repeated on BBC3; Orbis, Episode 2 repeated on Radio 4 Extra; The Satan Pit, The … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #177

1965 – The Chase, Episode 6: The Planet of Decision broadcast 2004 – The Web of Fear, Episode 1 repeated on BBC4 2010 – The Big Bang first screened; Doctor Who Confidential: Out of Time screened on BBC3 and HD; and The Adventure Games: Blood of the Cybermen released on BBC Online 2012 – Orbis, Episodes 1 and … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #176

1943 – Designer Roger Murray-Leach born in Britain 1965 – Dr. Who and the Daleks released in London cinemas 1966 – The War Machines, Episode 1 broadcast 2006 – Fear Her repeated on BBC3 2010 – The Pandorica Opens repeated on BBC3 2012 – The Idiot’s Lantern repeated on BBC America; Blink repeated on ABC2; and Love & Monsters repeated … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #175

1967 – The Evil of the Daleks, Episode 6 first broadcast 1972 – The Time Monster, Episode 6 first screened 1990 – The Dalek Invasion of Earth, Episode 2: The Daleks repeated on BSB 2006 – Fear Her and Doctor Who Confidential: The Fright Stufffirst screened; and Totally Doctor Who repeated on CBBC 2007 – The Sound of Drums repeated … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #173

1918 – Writer David Ellis born in Salford 1965 – Press screening of Dr. Who and the Daleks held at Studio One, Oxford Street 1968 – The Evil of the Daleks, Episode 3 repeated on BBC1 2006 – Totally Doctor Who first broadcast on BBC1 2007 – Totally Doctor Who first broadcast … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #172

1969 – The War Games, Episode 10 broadcast 2006 – The Impossible Planet repeated on BBC3 2008 – Turn Left first screened, and Doctor Who Confidential: Here Come the Girls also screened on BBC3 2010 – The Pandorica Opens repeated on BBC HD; and The Scapegoat, Episode 2 repeated on Radio 7 2011 – The Satan Pit repeated on Watch; … Continue reading

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DOCTOR WHO ON THIS DAY #171

1929 – Director Paul Bernard born in London 1964 – The Sensorites, Episode 1: Strangers in Space broadcast 1970 – Inferno, Episode 7 first screened 2006 – The Idiot’s Lantern repeated on BBC3 2009 – Planet of the Dead and the Doctor Who Proms [featuring Music of the Spheres] both repeated on BBC HD 2010 – The Pandorica Opens repeated on … Continue reading

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