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DOCTOR WHO REPEATS

Since the revival of Doctor Who in 2005, viewers have become accustomed to regular repeats of the latest episodes, either on BBC Three or cable channels like Watch. The BBC iPlayer service also allows viewers to rewatch stories ad nauseum. With the exception … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Mary Tamm (1950-2012)

  It was reported this morning by her agent, that Mary Tamm had died after a long battle with cancer. The actress best known for her portrayal as the first incarnation of Romana in season sixteen ofDoctor Who, was 62. Tributes have been … Continue reading

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Doctor Who and the Pescatons

Written by Victor Pemberton, a veteran of the Troughton era, this two-part story is notable for being the first Doctor Who audio drama ever produced, and was released by Argo (Decca) on vinyl LP in 1976 (between TV season 13/14) and cassette in … Continue reading

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Growing-up with the Doctor: Part 2, the 1980’s

My childhood in the 1970’s was defined by that great Doctor Who companion, Target books. These adapted TV stories have influenced a whole generation of children, and they are responsible for introducing me to the TV series too. It was in the … Continue reading

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