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Doctor Who: 50th Anniversary Filming – 02/05/2013

WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS SPOILERS FROM THE PRODUCTION OF THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL.


Filming on Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary Special continued yesterday – and the crew were shooting at a location that might be familiar to some…

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Yes, that’s right – the 50th will feature the return of Totter’s Lane – a junkyard where the TARDIS resided in the very first story, An Unearthly Child. And if that’s not enough to get you excited – the crew were also seen filming a re-creation of the iconic opening scene of An Unearthly Child, where a policeman (this time in modern police uniform) was seen walking past the Totter’s Lane sign. You can watch a video of the scene below:

The crew were also shooting at Coal Hill Secondary School, where original companions Ian Chesterton and Barbara Wright taught and the Doctor’s granddaughter Susan attended – have a close look at who the chairman of the governors is:

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The 50th Anniversary Special will air on BBC One in November.
[Source: @ryanfarrr & Doctor Who TV]