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TGT Podcast Episode 3 – Start The Clock

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It’s Halloween, so this week, we’re turning our attention to a classic monster both in Halloween tradition and Doctor Who history: the mummy! In this week’s podcast, we discuss Jamie Mathieson’s Doctor Who debut, Mummy on the Orient Express. We’ll also be looking at the highlights in the news and sharing our views on the…

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Doctor Who: Series 8 Revisited – Mummy On The Orient Express

In eager anticipation of brand new Doctor Who, the Gallifrey Times team are revisiting Peter Capaldi’s debut season as the Doctor. We’ll be covering an episode a day from Deep Breath to Last Christmas, the perfect build up to The Magician’s Apprentice on September 19th. Reviewed by Sophie Cowdrey. Start the clock! When a terrifying…

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Cover For Doctor Who Magazine #483 Revealed

The cover for issue 483 of Doctor Who Magazine has been revealed. The cover features the Doctor, Clara and the Mummy from Mummy on the Orient Express – inside, there’s an exclusive interview with director Paul Wilmshurst on the making of the fan favourite episode. There’s also a feature on long lost classic story Marco…

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Frank Skinner On Personal Importance Of Role In Doctor Who

Much loved comedian Frank Skinner made his debut in Doctor Who in Series 8’s Mummy on the Orient Express, giving a dark, humorous performance fitting of any new member inducted into the Doctor Who family. Speaking in an interview to Digital Spy, Mr Skinner spoke of his love for all things Who: “Anyone who’s in Doctor Who always…

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Doctor Who: Mummy on the Orient Express – Final UK Viewing Figures

The consolidated viewing figures for episode eight of Series 8, Mummy on the Orient Express, have been released. The episode had 7.11 million viewers after a week of timeshifting – that’s a rise of 2.03 million on the overnight viewing figure of 5.08 million. That’s up 200k on Kill the Moon, and is the best…

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Doctor Who: Mummy on the Orient Express – Poll Results

For the past week you’ve been voting in our two polls for Mummy on the Orient Express – 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. After last week’s heavily divided response…

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Doctor Who: Mummy on the Orient Express Appreciation Index Score

Doctor Who: Mummy on the Orient Express had an Appreciation Index (AI) of 85, the highest score since the 50th Anniversary, The Day of the Doctor. 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…

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Doctor Who: The Gallifrey Times Team Review Mummy on the Orient Express

WARNING: This post contains spoilers for Mummy on the Orient Express. Last night saw the Doctor and Clara solve the mystery of the Foretold on the Orient Express (in space) – what did our team make of it? Read on to find out! Louis (Assistant Editor) After a divisive couple of episodes, Mummy on the Orient…

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Doctor Who: Mummy on the Orient Express – Question of the Week

WARNING: This post contains major spoilers for Mummy on the Orient Express. If you haven’t seen the episode, click away now! We’re introducing a brand new weekly feature for Series 8 – every week, alongside our usual after-episode poll, we’ll be asking you about the biggest question each episode raises, and releasing the results the…

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Doctor Who: Mummy on the Orient Express – Overnight UK Viewing Figures

The overnight UK viewing figures for last night’s episode, Mummy on the Orient Express, have been released. The episode had 5.08 million viewers on average and a share of 22.1% of the overall TV audience. That’s an impressive rise of 260k on Kill the Moon, and the first 5 million-plus rating since Robot of Sherwood.…

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