Tag Archives: andrew sachs

Celebrating 55 Years of ‘Doctor Who’ #8

Hello everyone! 🙂

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

Are you excited about this one? Today we celebrate the Eighth Doctor era in ‘Doctor Who’ for the 55th anniversary. Paul McGann had one story in his TV tenure as the Eighth Doctor in 1996 (two if you count ‘The Night of the Doctor’ as well). Now he’s had plenty of adventures in books, audios and comics. Continue reading

‘Shada’ Mania

  

Hello everyone! 🙂

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

I love ‘Shada’! Do you love ‘Shada’? Well, you must have had the 2017 DVD of ‘Shada’ for Christmas like I had. I enjoyed this new version of ‘Shada’ so much and now I’ve added my review to it on my blog with my other ‘Shada’ reviews on the 1992 VHS release and on the novelization by Gareth Roberts. Continue reading

‘Fawlty Towers’ Updated

Hello everyone! 🙂

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

In the spirit of ‘The Space Hotel’ repeat this month on ‘Bradley’s Basement’, I’ve finished updating my reviews on all 12 episodes of one of my favourite BBC TV sitcom series, ‘Fawlty Towers’! These reviews have been updated with extended thoughts on what I make of the episodes. Continue reading

The Worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ by Douglas Adams

Bbcdvd-thepirate_planet city of death dvd shada dvd

Hello everyone! 🙂

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

I’ve now added my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ stories by the author of ‘The Hitch-Hiker’s Guide To The Galaxy’ himself, Douglas Adams. Douglas wrote three ‘Doctor Who’ stories for TV and was the script-editor for the series in 1979 for Season 17. I’m celebrating his contribution to the series in my reviews! Continue reading

Andrew Sachs – 1930-2016

andrew-sachs

Hello everyone.

I’d like to make a little tribute to Andrew Sachs, the actor who played Manuel in the BBC sitcom series, ‘Fawlty Towers’. I’m saddened to hear the news that Andrew Sach passed away. 😦 I enjoyed seeing him as Manuel and I cherish very fond memories of watching him as he made me laugh a lot! Continue reading

New ‘Fawlty Towers’ Pages

fawlty-towers1

Hello everyone! 🙂

“Don’t mention the war!”

I’ve created new pages for my reviews on the ‘Fawlty Towers’ TV series. I have given individual pages for each of the twelve episodes in the two series of ‘Fawlty Towers’. Continue reading

Week 28 – ‘The Nyssa Challenge’

dwmr110_theboythattimeforgot_1417_cover_large

Hello everyone! 🙂

This should be an interesting week for ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ today! It’s time to join the Fifth Doctor and Nyssa, as they go back in time to prehistoric Earth and meet ‘The Boy That Time Forgot’! 🙂 Continue reading