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“What if she’s a spy? What do we do?”

‘Time Warrior’, by Robert Holmes, introduces Sarah Jane Smith. When the Doctor first meets her she is posing as her aunt, to infiltrate the gathering of scientists. The Doctor quickly sees through her ruse and she confesses that she is … Continue reading

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“To Days To Come.”

‘Time Crash’, by Steven Moffat, is a 2007 mini episode for Children in Need. Due to the 10th Doctor failing to raise the TARDIS shields he collides with the 5th Doctor’s TARDIS. The resulting paradox threatens to blow a whole … Continue reading

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“Ponds, always fine. Worrying unnecessarily.”

‘Pond Life’, written by Chris Chibnall, was a series of mini-episodes showing married life for the Ponds and their eventual separation before the events of ‘Asylum Of The Daleks’. As they are so short they can only hint at larger … Continue reading

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“Typical Doctor. Some Things Will Never Change.”

The mini-episode ‘Death Is The Only Answer’, written by the children of Oakley CE Junior School, reunites the Doctor with Albert Einstein (after they last encountered each other on-screen in ‘Time and The Rani’) and an Ood (who seem to … Continue reading

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“I’ve Set The TARDIS To Adventure Setting.”

‘Good as Gold’ is a mini episode written by the children of Ashdene school. After Amy reads that they should have an adventure every week the Doctor sets the TARDIS to adventure setting and lands them 2012 Olympics where a … Continue reading

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DREAM LORD TEASERS

The ‘Doctor Who – Brilliant Book 2011’ certainly lived up to its name, as did the 2012 edition, and it is a shame that we didn’t get one for 2013. In addition to behind the scene information there were nice … Continue reading

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“A space loop. Nothing can enter or leave this ship ever again.”

Broadcast as part of Red Nose Day 2011 and later released as part of the 6th series box sets ‘Space/Time’ is an entertaining mini-episode that captures a lot of the themes of the 11th Doctor era. Airing between ‘A Christmas … Continue reading

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“Oh, Davros, I am far more than just another Time Lord.”

In ‘Remembrance of the Daleks’ Davros attempts to belittle the Doctor by stating that he is just another Time Lord. The Doctor retorts that he is far more. There are several ways this can be interpreted, which can impact upon … Continue reading

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The 50th Anniversary Trailer: Part 4

The 10th Doctor Away from the conflict surrounding his previous incarnations is the 10th Doctor. In front of him is what could be a younger War Doctor. Has the 10th Doctor stumbled across this moment, is he coming to the … Continue reading

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The 50th Anniversary Trailer: Part 3

5th, 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th Doctor The next scene in the trailer is harder to analyse as we are presented with a chaotic battlefield, upon which the various Doctor’s are surrounded by their enemies. There are two ways we … Continue reading

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