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Suzanne says… music is part of Doctor Who’s DNA

With Delia Derbyshire awarded with a posthumous honorary doctorate of arts and the recent passing of Who music legend Dudley Simpson, I felt compelled to write about how important music is in Doctor Who. First, let me state an obvious fact: opening credits are part of a TV show’s identity. You hear a certain tune…

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Doctor Who: Before the Flood – Final UK Viewing Figures

The consolidated viewing figures for episode four of Series 9, Before the Flood, have been released. The episode had 6.05 million viewers after a week of recordings – that’s a rise of 1.67 million on the overnight rating of 4.38 million. That’s up significantly on Under the Lake, but represents the lowest timeshift in some…

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Doctor Who: Before the Flood – Poll Results

For the past week you’ve been voting in our two polls for Before the Flood – our ‘rate the episode’ poll and our Question of the Week poll. We’ve now closed both polls and you can view the results below. First up, our rate the episode poll. The episode proved to be a fair bit…

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Doctor Who: The Gallifrey Times Team Reviews Before the Flood

Warning: This post contains spoilers for Before the Flood. Saturday night saw the latest two-parter conclude as the Doctor scrambled to foil the Fisher King’s plan. In the process, we saw the smashing to pieces of the fourth wall, references to future stories and the quite frankly despicable theft of an iPhone by a ghost.…

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Doctor Who: Before the Flood – Appreciation Index Score

Saturday’s episode, Before the Flood, had an Appreciation Index (AI) of 83. The Appreciation Index or AI is a measure of how much the audience enjoyed the programme. The score, out of a hundred, is compiled by a specially selected panel of around 5,000 people who go online and rate and comment on programmes. The score…

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Doctor Who: Before the Flood – Question of the Week

WARNING: This post contains major spoilers for Before the Flood. If you haven’t seen the episode, click away now! During Series 8, we introduced our Question of the Week polls, asking TGT readers for their opinions on one of the burning questions left by that week’s episode, and releasing the results the following week. We’re…

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Doctor Who: Electric Guitar Theme from Before the Flood

Last night’s episode saw a slightly different take on the classic Doctor Who theme – for the first time, we had a rock version played on the electric guitar! You can listen to that theme again below, with an official version from the BBC (sadly, we can’t provide a 10-hour loop):

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Doctor Who: Before the Flood – Overnight UK Viewing Figures

The overnight UK viewing figures for last night’s episode, Before the Flood, have been released. The episode had 4.38 million viewers on average – a large rise on the last two episodes. The episode aired against England’s final Rugby World Cup match, which gained very little public interest and a much lower rating as England…

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Episode Discussion & Poll – Doctor Who: Before the Flood

Before the Flood has just finished in the UK, and we invite you now to share your opinions to share your views of the episode in The Gallifrey Times’ Episode Discussion & Poll. You can vote in our poll below and the results will be revealed on Saturday 17th October. What did you think of Before…

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