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Convention Memories – ‘Regenerations 2013’

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Soon, I’ll be attending the ‘Bedford Who Charity Con’ in October, which I’m really looking forward to! 🙂 Before that happens though, I would like to share with you my memories of attending my favourite convention in the 50th anniversary year of ‘Doctor Who’ in 2013. It’s time to talk about ‘Regenerations 2013’ in Swansea! I have very happy memories of attending that special weekend. 😀 Continue reading

Before ‘Time Lord Victorious’

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Next week, the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ review season of ‘Doctor Who’ will begin! Before that happens, please feel free to check out my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ stories featured in the ‘Road to the Dark Times’ Blu-ray, which I had a chance to check out over Christmas from December 2020 to January 2021. Continue reading

Season 24 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Sylvester McCoy on Blu-ray #4

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We’ve come to the end of Season 24 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Sylvester McCoy! It’s time to talk about the fourth story of the season called ‘Dragonfire’! My updated review on the story is based on the Blu-ray box set release of Season 24. ‘Dragonfire’ features Sylvester McCoy as the Seventh Doctor and Bonnie Langford as Mel and it introduces Sophie Aldred as Ace, the new companion. Continue reading

Convention Memories – ‘Project Motor Mouth 2’

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It’s time to talk about a ‘Doctor Who’ convention that I attended on Saturday the 3rd of August 2013 where I first met Janet Fielding, who plays Tegan in the TV series and Big Finish audios, and Peter Davison, who plays the Fifth Doctor in the TV series and Big Finish audios – ‘Project Motor Mouth 2’! Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who – The Witchfinders’

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Here we are on the last of three new Target novelizations/audiobooks of three ‘Doctor Who’ TV episodes from the new series. It’s time for ‘The Witchfinders’ by Joy Wilkinson, featuring the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz. I greatly enjoyed reading and hearing this Target novelization/audiobook. Continue reading

Quick Blu-ray Review – ‘Sil and the Devil Seeds of Arodor’

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And I’d like to pay tribute to a ‘Doctor Who’ writer who has contributed to the classic TV show significantly – Philip Martin. Sadly, we lost Philip Martin in December 2020. He wrote two enjoyable TV stories such as ‘Vengeance on Varos’ and the ‘Mindwarp’ segment of ‘The Trial of a Time Lord’. 🙂 Continue reading

CD reviews – ‘The Flying Dutchman’/’Displaced’ (Doctor Who)

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It’s time for another ‘Doctor Who’ audio release by Big Finish! Today, we’re looking at two stories in one CD release! They are ‘The Flying Dutchman’ and ‘Displaced’, starring Sylvester McCoy as the Seventh Doctor, Sophie Aldred as Ace and Philip Olivier as Hex. I enjoyed hearing this TARDIS trio again recently. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #27

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We come now to a ‘Doctor Who’ book by Sophie Aldred herself (along with Mike Tucker and Steve Cole). Today, we’re checking out ‘At Childhood’s End’ featuring Ace after her travels with the Seventh Doctor ended and where she runs A Charitable Earth. She also gets to meet the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz here. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #15

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Want another short story in ‘March of the Thirteenth Doctor’? Let’s check out ‘Time Lapse’, a story featuring the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz which is currently featured in the ‘Thirteen Doctors, 13 Stories’ collection. This ‘Doctor Who’ adventure has an audiobook read by Sophie Aldred who plays Ace in the series. Continue reading

Quick Book Review – ‘Doctor Who and the Library of Time’

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With the upcoming ‘Doctor Who’ Target novelizations on their way this month, I’ve checked out the sampler book ‘Doctor Who and the Library of Time’. This was featured in issue #561 of ‘Doctor Who Magazine’. I’m glad I’ve checked this book out to get an idea what the new Target books will be like. Continue reading