Daleks on parade at Capitol IV, led by actor Terry Molloy on the left. Photo: Ian Wheeler

In Review: Doctor Who Appreciation Society – Capitol IV

John Freeman provided us with his insights into attending the Doctor Who Appreciation Society’s Capitol IV convention, as a guest, earlier in the week. I thought it would be a nice contrast to offer a few of my own observations, from the point of view of an attendee. (By way of a disclaimer, I wasContinue reading In Review: Doctor Who Appreciation Society – Capitol IV

UCLan recreate Doctor Who - Mission to the Unknown

Missing Doctor Who episode “Mission to the Unknown” recreated – in Preston!

“Mission to the Unknown”, a lost Doctor Who episode from 1965 has been authentically recreated by students, graduates and staff from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in Preston.Continue reading Missing Doctor Who episode “Mission to the Unknown” recreated – in Preston!

Doctor Who: The Comic Strip Adaptations Volume One

40th anniversary of Doctor Who Weekly celebrated in new audio adaptations of original strips

Two classic Doctor Who comics strips are released as audio adaptations by Big Finish next month, starring Tom Baker as the Fourth Doctor and Rhianne Starbuck as companion Sharon. Adapted from the comic strips by Pat Mills and John Wagner, originally published 40 years ago in Doctor Who Weekly, The Comic Strips Adaptations Volume OneContinue reading 40th anniversary of Doctor Who Weekly celebrated in new audio adaptations of original strips

Doctor Who Weekly Issue One - The Iron Legion SNIP

First ever Doctor Who Weekly strips head to audio adaptations by Big Finish

Two new audio adventures based on two much-loved Doctor Who Weekly comic strips – “The Iron Legion” and “The Star Beast” – stories originally written by Pat Mills and John Wagner and drawn by Dave Gibbons – are being released for the bohemian Fourth Doctor. Already recorded, Doctor Who: The Comic Strip Adaptations will be releasedContinue reading First ever Doctor Who Weekly strips head to audio adaptations by Big Finish

Doctor Who - Land of the Blind - SNIP

In Review: Doctor Who – Land of the Blind

Land of the Blind is the latest collection of comic strip adventures from the pages of Doctor Who Magazine and features the first five Doctors and their companions. With a smashing cover from David Roach, the stories included are, in order of appearance: “Victims” a Fourth Doctor story by Dan Abnett, drawn by Colin Andrew,Continue reading In Review: Doctor Who – Land of the Blind