24
Jul

16
Reality Checking

Reality Checking

…this wonderful man in this big blue box who at the beginning of every story lands somewhere where there is a problem…

7
Jul

0
Red Letter Days

Red Letter Days

I am particularly sad to see Bernard Cribbins’ place in the series go with Donna.

19
Jun

0
Inner Child in Outer Space

Inner Child in Outer Space

In my first post on this blog I looked back at what Doctor Who had meant for me as a kid. So what’s it mean to me now?

12
Jun

2
And the nation’s libraries were empty…

And the nation’s libraries were empty…

why was I worried at the end of the Silence In The Library? Why did I even entertain the idea that the next part would be anything other than magnificent?

31
May

0
The Moff

The Moff

Ever since ‘Are you my mummy?’ became a national phrase meaning, ‘You are about to get brown trousers’ this genius, this extraordinary talent, has been giving us an annual dose of the most clever telly ever seen.

6
Apr

1
Beginnings (3)

Beginnings (3)

I was beside myself. No behind the sofa for me, I had my face pressed up against the screen. It was ‘Ace give me one of those Nitro-9s you’re not carrying’ BOOM! and I was in love.

3
Apr

2
Beginnings (2)

Beginnings (2)

It genuinely frightened me, and I then remember running and wrapping myself in nearby full-length curtain to hide… 15 or so years later, watching it back again while at university, the same feelings flooded back and I felt a chill down my spine.