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New ‘Keeper of Traken’ Paintings by Timelord007

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Just in case you missed it yesterday in the ‘Bradley’s Basement’s Strange Love’ discussion on ‘The Keeper of Traken’, Timelord007 has done a couple of illustrations related to the story, including the Melkur and the Fourth Doctor. I’m happy to be sharing them on my blog today, finding Timelord’s new ‘Keeper of Traken’ illustrations very good. Continue reading

Bradley’s Basement’s Strange Love – ‘The Keeper of Traken’

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Seasons 10, 12, 18 and 19 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker and Peter Davison

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At the time of this blog post, I’m currently checking out the Season 24 Blu-ray box set of ‘Doctor Who’ with Sylvester McCoy. I’m looking forward to sharing updated reviews on ‘Time and the Rani’, ‘Paradise Towers’, ‘Delta and the Bannermen’ and ‘Dragonfire’ sometime soon on my blog. Stay tuned for news! Continue reading

Revisiting Seasons 18 and 19 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Tom Baker and Peter Davison

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‘The Nyssa Challenge’ & ‘The Fifth Doctor by Tim Bradley’

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It’s 40 years since Nyssa debuted in ‘Doctor Who’ in ‘The Keeper of Traken’ on the 31st of January 1981. To celebrate the occasion, check out my reviews on the stories featuring Nyssa in ‘Doctor Who’ both on TV and in Big Finish audio on my ‘Nyssa Challenge’ page. I have my favourite stories featuring Nyssa. Continue reading

Week 1 – ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ UPDATED

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And welcome to ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season for 2020. This year hasn’t been kind to us with the Covid-19 pandemic going on – please keep safe. But that won’t stop me sharing my thoughts and feelings about the latest Nyssa ‘Doctor Who’ stories I’ve seen, read and heard recently. This review season will take place from the Christmas period of 2020 leading into the New Year of 2021. Most of the stories reviewed will be short story collections and Big Finish audios. Continue reading

Season 18 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Tom Baker on Blu-ray #6

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Here we are on the highlight of Season 18 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray for me! Today it’s time for my updated review on ‘The Keeper of Traken’, the sixth story of the season. The story features Tom Baker as the Doctor, Matthew Waterhouse as Adric and the debut of Sarah Sutton as Nyssa of Traken. Continue reading

New Photos and Updates on ‘Nyssa Challenge’ Reviews

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I’ve been revisiting some of my ‘Nyssa Challenge’ reviews lately and I’ve added some new photos of me meeting some of the stars of those stories from ‘Doctor Who’. These include posed photographs with the stars, as well as some signed photos by the actors of their characters featured in the stories. Continue reading