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Classic Doctor Who scripts up for auction

Scripts from classic Doctor Who stories featuring William Hartnell’s and Tom Baker’s Doctors are set to go to auction.  Welsh auction house Rogers Jones & Co is offering a set of rare scripts from the Fourth Doctor adventure Shada, written by Douglas Adams. Shada was intended to be the last story of the show’s seventeenth series,…

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Suzanne says… it’s just a name!

Every Whovian knows it by now, a major change is happening in Doctor Who. Our beloved Time Lord is turning into a Time Lady in the next series. One interesting fact about this would be that it raises an equally interesting question: how are we going to call the Doctor from now on? For decades,…

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Doctor Who: Twelve for Twelve – An Unearthly Child Review (First Doctor)

Twelve for Twelve is The Gallifrey Times’ review countdown to the debut of the Twelfth Doctor. A different writer from TGT will take on each Doctor’s debut story daily, concluding with The Eleventh Hour. To kick the series off, here’s TGT writer Steven’s review of the very first Doctor Who story, An Unearthly Child. On…

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Opinion Piece – Doctor Who: The Reason Behind the Love

From the premiere of the first Doctor Who episode, An Unearthly Child to the airing of the most recent episode, The Time of the Doctor, the ratings continue to grow at a rapid speed. But, what is the reason behind the thriving love? Perhaps endearing and charming characters, witty lines, and clever plots are the…

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Doctor Who: An Unearthly Child Special Repeat Air Date

The Radio Times have announced an air date for BBC Four’s special 50th anniversary repeat of the very first Doctor Who story, An Unearthly Child. The four-part special will be shown in its entirety on Thursday 21st November at 10.30pm on BBC Four, straight after An Adventure in Space and Time concludes on BBC Two. The repeat…

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The Gallifrey Times Podcast – Pilot Episode

The pilot episode of The Gallifrey Times Podcast has been recorded and is now available to listen to online and download! Our pilot episode includes: The latest Doctor Who news from the past week. A review of The Rings Of Akhaten. A review of An Unearthly Child by Sammi Carter. You can listen to the…

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Doctor Who: The Regeneration Reviews – An Unearthly Child

Doctor Who: Season 1, Episode 1 An Unearthly Child Written by: Anthony Coburn Directed by: Waris Hussein Produced by: Verity Lambert & Mervyn Pinfield Broadcast Date: 23rd November 1963 – 14th December 1963 Reviewed by Ryan Denyer for the Gallifrey Times  In celebration of Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary, I will be going through all 11…

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