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‘Doctor Who’ 60th Anniversary Marathon – ‘Enlightenment’

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We come to the end of ‘The Black Guardian Trilogy’ in Season 20 of the classic ‘Doctor Who’ TV series, as we look at the third and final story called ‘Enlightenment’. This is a four-part adventure by Barbara Clegg, starring Peter Davison as the Fifth Doctor, Janet Fielding as Tegan and Mark Strickson as Turlough. As well as Valentine Dyall as the Black Guardian, this story also features the return of Cyril Luckham as the White Guardian. There’s also the introduction of the Eternals, including Keith Barron as Captain Striker and Lynda Baron as Captain Wrack. ‘Enlightenment’ can be checked out on DVD and Britbox. Continue reading

Quick DVD Box Set Review – ‘Hetty Wainthropp Investigates’

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For Christmas 2021, I gave my Mum the complete series of ‘Hetty Wainthropp Investigates’. This is a crime drama series, featuring Patricia Routledge as the title character. Many of you will know her for playing Hyacinth Bucket in ‘Keeping Up Appearances’. It was nice to see her in this TV drama series. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘Enlightenment’ (Doctor Who)


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As part of ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ this week, here is my ‘Doctor Who’ DVD review on ‘Enlightenment’. This is the third story of ‘The Black Guardian Trilogy’ featuring the Fifth Doctor, Tegan and Turlough in the race for Enlightenment with the Eternals! Continue reading

Week 32 – ‘The Nyssa Challenge’


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We’ve come to the end of ‘The Stockbridge Trilogy’! How sad is that?! This week on ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ today, the Fifth Doctor and Nyssa visit Stockbridge in the far future as they face the ‘Plague of the Daleks’! 🙂 Continue reading