Category Archives: Doctor Who

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #7

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Back with the TV series and it’s time for another historical adventure with the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz. In this story, Yaz gets to discover more of her family history as she and her friends travel back in time to when the Partition of India took place in 1947. Things aren’t so pleasant when they get there. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #6

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It’s time to move into book territory for today’s ‘March of the Thirteenth Doctor’! Let’s check out the first of the ‘New Series Adventures’ books featuring the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz called ‘The Good Doctor’. I read this book back in 2018 with the audiobook read by Clare Corbett, who does a very good Thirteenth Doctor. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #5

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We join the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz on an adventure in outer space where they end up on this hospital ship. Very soon, trouble begins when the hungry Pting comes to attack. ‘The Tsuranga Conundrum’ isn’t particularly one of my favourite ‘Doctor Who’ episodes, but it has grown on me over the years. 🙂 Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #4

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In this fourth TV episode of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor, the time-traveller brings her friends Graham, Ryan and Yaz back to Sheffield where they encounter some giant spiders. Is one of them Shelob from ‘The Return of the King’? 😀 We’re also introduced to Yaz’s family and the nefarious Jack Robertson. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #3

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The Thirteenth Doctor TARDIS team delve into history on their first TARDIS trip back in time to 1950s Alabama. Today, we look at the historical adventure called ‘Rosa’ where the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz meet Rosa Parks. Even to this day, ‘Rosa’ is a very well-written and emotion-packed historical story. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #2

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It’s the second day of ‘March of the Thirteenth Doctor’ and today we’re taking a look at the second TV episode featuring Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor with Bradley Walsh as Graham, Tosin Cole as Ryan and Mandip Gill as Yaz. It’s time for ‘The Ghost Monument’! Will the new Doctor get her TARDIS back? Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #1

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Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!

And welcome to ‘March of the Thirteenth Doctor’! For the whole of March 2021, I’ll be sharing my ‘Doctor Who’ reviews on the stories featuring the Thirteenth Doctor, including Series 11 and Series 12 as well as certain novels and short stories. Let’s start off with the short story ‘Things She Thought While Falling’ from ‘Adventures in Lockdown’ and the first TV episode of the Thirteenth Doctor era called ‘The Woman Who Fell To Earth’. Continue reading

CD review – ‘The Lovecraft Invasion’ (Doctor Who)

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Here you’re getting a ‘Doctor Who’ Big Finish review by me earlier than usual! 😀 It’s time to check out the third and final story of the 2020 trilogy of Sixth Doctor audios by Big Finish called ‘The Lovecraft Invasion’. It’s a four-part story by Robert Valentine, featuring Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor, Miranda Raison as Constance and Lisa Greenwood as Flip. Continue reading

CD review – ‘Scorched Earth’ (Doctor Who)

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It’s time for the second story in the 2020 trilogy of Sixth Doctor audios in ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish called ‘Scorched Earth’. It’s a four-part story by Chris Chapman and it features Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor, Miranda Raison as Constance Clarke and Lisa Greenwood as Flip Ramon. The story is set in 1944 France. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook Review – ‘Doctor Who and the Hand of Fear’

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I’ve updated my review on the ‘Doctor Who and the Hand of Fear’ Target novelization by Terrance Dicks with the new BBC audiobook read by Pamela Salem, well-known for playing Rachel Jensen in ‘Remembrance of the Daleks’ and the ‘Counter-Measures’ spin-off audio series by Big Finish. ‘The Hand of Fear’ features the Fourth Doctor Sarah Jane Smith. Continue reading