Spot the TARDIS: Police Boxes recreated in “Ghost Monuments” project

Photographer and Doctor Who fan Paul Dykes has started a new photography project he’s calling “Ghost Monuments” – photo composites using a 3D model of a Gilbert MacKenzie Trench police box, rematerialising them in their former locations across LondonContinue reading Spot the TARDIS: Police Boxes recreated in “Ghost Monuments” project

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DoppelClangers launch brings fans a mad Clangers and Doctor Who mashup

Independent international media group and rights owner Coolabi Group has announced an exclusive new partnership between the award-winning brand, Clangers, and BBC Studios’ legendary adventure brand, Doctor Who, as part of Clangers’ 50th anniversary celebrations. The iconic British space-based adventurers come together to launch the new DoppelClangers merchandise range, a series of iconic and quirky mash-ups of Clangers with differentContinue reading DoppelClangers launch brings fans a mad Clangers and Doctor Who mashup

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1970s “Flying Furies”, The Aeronauts, recalled

Picking up on our recent story about Tales from Europe, The Singing, Ringing Tree and The White Horses, who remembers The Aeronauts… or as older readers might remember them, from Lion comic – “The Flying Furies“? Not to be confused with the upcoming feature film starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones, directed by Tom Harper,Continue reading 1970s “Flying Furies”, The Aeronauts, recalled

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TV Flashback: The White Horses, Tales from Europe and The Singing Ringing Tree

A discussion about the haunting 1957 East German film The Singing Ringing Tree, first broadcast in the UK in the 1960s by the BBC in a serial format, led me back to the BBC’s Tales from Europe shows of the 1960s – and the fondly-remembered The White Horses, featuring one of the most memorable TVContinue reading TV Flashback: The White Horses, Tales from Europe and The Singing Ringing Tree