Girls just wanna have fun

I still do not understand why there is such vehemence against the casting as a woman as the Doctor as evidenced by Facebook, Twitter and other social media's over the past couple of weeks, and quite frankly I don't think that I ever will. Now I accept that people will not always be happy with…

Going Underground

In episode two of The Trial of a Timelord we find out a bit more about Ravalox's underground civilisation which seems to be ruled by a being known only as the immortal by all of the people living under the ground. This immortal is actually a robot who has controlled the underground civilisation for centuries…

The Trial

The first new Doctor Who to be broadcast for more than 18 months started promisingly with a new version of the theme, which I think is one of the better versions of the theme, and a, frankly, amazing piece of model making as the camera swept around the ship which then dragged the TARDIS into…

Greased Lightning

Revelation of the Daleks Episode One For once we don't open with a lengthy TARDIS scene, which is actually a nice change and the TARDIS just arrives on a planet and the story begins. It actually takes quite a while for the Doctor to actually get involved in the story proper and, in this first…