‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Bad Wolf’/’The Parting of the Ways’

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It’s the last episode of Series 1 of ‘Doctor Who’ and the last of the Christopher Eccleston era. The Doctor, Rose and Captain Jack find themselves on the Game Station in the far future and they have to come up against a massive space fleet of Dalek in this exciting two-part adventure by Russell T. Davies. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Boom Town’

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We’ve come to the last stage of Series 1 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Christopher Eccleston and Billie Piper. Today it’s ‘Boom Town’, one of my favourite episodes from the series as it’s set in Cardiff and it features the Doctor, Rose, Captain Jack and Mickey teaming up to sort out Annette Badland as Margaret Slitheen. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Empty Child’/’The Doctor Dances’

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Here is the first ‘Doctor Who’ story by Steven Moffat. It is a two-parter set in World War II and it features the first appearance of John Barrowman as Captain Jack Harkness. It’s about an empty child who keeps on asking “Are you my mummy?” and is one of my favourite TV stories from the new series. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Father’s Day’

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This is the episode where we get to meet Rose’s dad, Shaun Dingwall as Pete Tyler. It’s time to travel back in time where Christopher Eccleston as the Doctor and Billie Piper as Rose meet Pete Tyler on the day that he died. This is an emotional episode where Rose learns the consequences of time-travel. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Long Game’

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We begin the third stage of Series 1 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Christopher Eccleston and Billie Piper. In this episode, the Doctor and Rose are joined by Bruno Langley as Adam Mitchell who becomes a short-time companion. The trio visit Satellite 5 during the height of the Fourth Great and Bountiful Human Empire. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Dalek’

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Here we are on the first ‘Doctor Who’ episode I ever watched before I became a fully-fledged fan. This is ‘Dalek’ by Robert Shearman. It’s a great episode featuring a lone Dalek and starring Christopher Eccleston as the Doctor and Billie Piper as Rose. This remains one of my favourite episodes of the series. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Aliens of London’/’World War Three’

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Here we are on where it more or less began for me with getting into ‘Doctor Who’ in the first place. This is the first two-part story in the new series of ‘Doctor Who’ starring Christopher Eccleston and Billie Piper. This is ‘Aliens of London’/’World War Three’ and it’s where we first meet the alien Slitheen. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Unquiet Dead’

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It’s time for ghosts in ‘Doctor Who’ as we look at the third episode of Series 1 starring Christopher Eccleston as the Doctor and Billie Piper as Rose Tyler. This episode is ‘The Unquiet Dead’ by Mark Gatiss. It features the Doctor and Rose visiting Victorian Cardiff and meeting Charles Dickens for Christmas. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The End of the World’

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Today it’s the second episode of Series 1 of ‘Doctor Who’ starring Christopher Eccleston as the Ninth Doctor and Billie Piper as Rose Tyler. The episode is ‘The End of the World’ by Russell T. Davies where the Doctor takes Rose to the far future in the year 5 billion and they witness the destruction of Earth. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Rose’

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From June onwards, I’m doing a marathon where I share my reviews on every episode from the new series of ‘Doctor Who’. Today we start off by looking into Series 1 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Christopher Eccleston as the Ninth Doctor and Billie Piper as Rose Tyler. We begin with the first episode called ‘Rose’. Continue reading