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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2017 (Part 2)

In part one of our look back at 2017 in Doctor Who, we looked at the announcement of Peter Capaldi’s departure as the Twelfth Doctor and subsequently his final season in the role. Capaldi remained the Doctor for almost the enterity of the year, but the second half of 2017 arguably belonged to his surprising…

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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2017 (Part 1)

2016 was the quietest year for Doctor Who in quite some time, offering up just one Christmas Special for die-hard fans to argue about on Twitter while the crew worked away on a new series to be broadcast the following spring. It was truly a dark time to be a Doctor Who fan, with only…

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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2016

2015 in Doctor Who saw a brand new series in which Clara Oswald departed, the Doctor found himself trapped in a castle for millions of years and Gallifrey finally returned. We left the Doctor in 2015 for the year on the planet Darillium, set to share one final night (of 24 years) with River Song…

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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2015 (Part 2)

In part one of our look back at 2015 in Doctor Who, we looked at the start of filming for Series 9, the steady release of official news and the thrilling saga of the JNT bus – but the real events came in the second half of the year. The second half of 2015 saw…

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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2015 (Part 1)

2014 in Doctor Who saw the Twelfth Doctor’s era begin in explosive fashion with Series 8, which began a whole new partnership between the Doctor and Clara – by the end of 2014, the two were racing back off into the TARDIS for more adventures in 2015… A typically crazy year for the show, 2015…

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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2014 (Part 2)

In part one of our look back at 2014 in Doctor Who, we covered the start of filming for Series 8 as news and details trickled through – but of course, that was all set-up for the real event: series eight itself. The second half of 2014 saw thirteen brand new episodes starring a new…

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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2014 (Part 1)

2013 in Doctor Who saw ten brand new episodes, the departure of Matt Smith, the introduction of two brand new Doctors (John Hurt and Peter Capaldi), the show’s golden anniversary and the return of David Tennant – suffice to say, it was a fairly big year. Surely, after Doctor Who‘s biggest year ever, it would be…

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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2013 (Part 2)

In part one (which you can read here) of our look back at Doctor Who‘s 50th anniversary year, we’d already seen eight new episodes, exciting tidbits about the anniversary special and the news of Matt Smith’s departure. But the second half of 2013 might just have been even more busy. With two momentous special episodes, a…

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The Gallifrey Times Review of the Year 2013 (Part 1)

It’s been quite a year for Doctor Who. From The Bells of Saint John to The Time of the Doctor, no year has given the Doctor Who fandom the highs (and the lows) that 2013 gave. So, as the anniversary year draws to a close and 2014 looms on the horizon, we’ve made a two-part retrospective…

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