Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!
I’ve been looking forward to this very much as we’re now on my favourite story from Season 19 as well as from the Peter Davison era of ‘Doctor Who’! Today, it’s time for the Charleston; cricket; fancy dress and murder during the 1920s in the fifth story of the season, ‘Black Orchid’, with the Fifth Doctor, Nyssa, Tegan and Adric. Continue reading →
How fitting it is to have ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ on Sarah Sutton’s birthday today! This week, it’s time for the Doctor and Tegan to rescue Nyssa from Nephthys and the robot mummies in this sequel to ‘Pyramids of Mars’ called ‘The Sands of Time’! 🙂 Continue reading →
I’d like to share a few thoughts on an interesting theory made about Nyssa and Ann Talbot in ‘Black Orchid’ by the Watcher in the latest issue of ‘Doctor Who Magazine’. In the ‘WOTCHA!’ feature in the back of issue #506 of ‘DWM’, it’s been theorised Nyssa and Ann swapped places at the story’s conclusion. Continue reading →
It’s time for cricket; a fancy dress ball and a spot of murder! This week on ‘The Nyssa Challenge’, the Doctor; Nyssa and Tegan visit Cranleigh Hall in my favourite ‘Doctor Who’ story, ‘Black Orchid’! 🙂 Continue reading →