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EXCLUSIVE Interview with Ian McNeice

On Sunday 16th November at MCM Birmingham Comic Con we caught up with Ian McNeice, who played Winston Churchill. I spoke to him about the character and his work on Doctor Who, both screen and audio. Tomorrow we will have an exclusive interview with Lalla Ward, who played Romana opposite the Fourth Doctor.

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First German Doctor Who Event Announced

Germany are to host their first unofficial Doctor Who event. According to a new Facebook page and Twitter account, the event is called TimeLash and will feature guests from the show. The event is set to take place in Kassel on 24th and 25th October 2015. Not much is known about the event yet, although…

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The Gallifrey Times at Sheffield Film & Comic Con 2014

This weekend, The Gallifrey Times attended the Sheffield Film & Comic Con 2014. We had an enjoyable day, getting to interview not one, but two Doctors, as well as hearing talks and getting to know some of the fans. It was also the first time that two of our writers have met in person, so a…

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London Film & Comic Con: Convention Report

This weekend saw this year’s London Film & Comic Con at Earls Court – and for the first time, I took the trip up to London for my first LFCC. The con had some extremely high-profile guests, including Jenna Coleman, John Hurt, Paul McGann, Colin Baker, Jemma Redgrave, Bernard Cribbins and more – and while…

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Doctor Who: Con Kasterborous Convention Kicks Off This Weekend

Doctor Who convention Con Kasterborous is a fairly new convention, operating out of Huntsville, Alabama, but it’s getting bigger, with between 1,500 and 2,000 people expected to attend this weekend. That may be due to the fact that Sylvester McCoy, the Seventh Doctor himself, will be in attendance at the con, which is held this…

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Doctor Who 50th Celebration Ticket Ballot Now Open

Due to high levels of public demand, the BBC have today announced there are a limited number of tickets to purchase for the official 50th Anniversary Celebration in November. The event takes place at ExCel, London over the 22nd, 23rd and 24th November, and the tickets are only available through a public ballot. This will…

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Doctor Who’s Billie Piper Booked For London Film And Comic Con

Doctor Who’s Billie Piper, who played companion Rose Tyler alongside the Ninth and Tenth Doctors, has been confirmed to be appearing at the London Film and Comic Con Winter 2013. Piper will be appearing on the Saturday of the convention, scheduled to take place over the weekend of the 5th and 6th October at London’s…

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Catherine Tate To Make Her First Convention Appearance In June

It has been announced Catherine Tate, or Donna Noble, will make her first convention appearance at Starfury Events’ Return of the 11th Hour event. Tate will be joined by Karen Gillan (Amy Pond) and David Bradley (Solomon, and William Hartnell in docu-drama An Adventure in Space and Time) at the event. Return of the 11th Hour…

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Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend Announced

BBC Worldwide has announced plans for a special event marking the 50th anniversary of the first broadcast of Doctor Who’s first episode back in 1963. The Doctor Who 50th Celebration Weekend will be held at ExCeL in London, beginning on Friday 22 November, with tickets for over 15,000 fans. The following day, 23 November, marks…

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Jenna-Louise Makes Her Convention Debut

 Jenna will be attending her first Convention, Showmasters Collectormania (19) event in Milton Keynes. The event is free entry and will take place on the 25th – 27th May 2013 at the MK Stadium.  Jenna is scheduled to appear on Saturday 25th May only. Tickets for a photo with her are priced at…

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