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Radio Times TV Review of 2012

That venerable publishing colossus, Christmas perennial, and loyal Doctor Who advocate, the Radio Times, has revealed the results of their annual survey. Their website’s ‘Top 40 shows’ of the year has placed the show at a respectable number fifteen (down from eigth position last … Continue reading

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The Ripper and the Whoniverse, Part 1

This updated series of posts (first published last June in Who Etc. http://ecklefecken.blogspot.co.uk/2011/06/ripper-and-whoniverse-part-1.html) examines how the Jack the Ripper canon has been depicted in Doctor Who media since that initial mention of ‘Jolly Jack’ in The Talons of Weng-Chiang (1977), with particular emphasis on the novel, Matrix. … Continue reading

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Doctor Who Series 7 News

Production commences next month on the thirty-fourth season of Doctor Who. Rumours concerning the return of ‘classic’  era monsters have surfaced online again. After being afforded only a cameo role last year, the Daleks may well feature in the 2012 … Continue reading

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My Favourite Who Quotes #1

“…but think about it. There’s a murder, and Agatha Christie… isn’t that a bit weird? Agatha Christie didn’t walk around surrounded by murders… that’s like meeting Charles Dickens and he’s surrounded by ghosts, at Christmas… come on! It’s not like … Continue reading

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