Today should be much like every other day for Hargreaves, the computer consciousness that co-ordinates daily life aboard the spaceship Aquitaine, stationed on the outer fringes of a black hole. Water the plants, run the diagnostics, cook the Captain’s breakfast; then tidy the plates away, rotate the ship, clean the windows of the observation deck. When at last the day’s work is done, Hargreaves will dim the lights in the sleeping quarters. But no-one will sleep aboard the Aquitaine tonight. Because the Aquitaine’s crew is missing.
But today will be different. Today, a space/time ship called the TARDIS [...]
Doctor Who has always been a marketing dream – a time machine, lovable characters, an iconic central figure and dozens of aliens, monsters, spaceships and planets – the merchandise almost makes itself! The show has given birth to some quite stunning and fantastic pieces of memorabilia over the years, some great merchandise and iconic spin-off events…. And some not quite so spectacular.
So join us as we take a trip down memory lane this Throwback Thursday, looking at 10 adverts from the 1980s, some things our older fans may remember, some they’ll want to forget and for our newer fans, a look at what [...]
The Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular has arrived on British shores, debuting at the SSE Arena in London last night. The show, hosted by Fifth Doctor actor Peter Davison, featured Ice Warriors, Mummies, Cybermen and much much more!
With both Steven Moffat and composer Murray Gold in attendance, the event was another huge success for the show which will continue in London until May 29, the show enjoying a limited run of thirteen performances in London, Cardiff, Birmingham, Leeds, Newcastle and Glasgow.
Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular, review: ''one for the fans" http://t.co/PvjB20G2Zr pic.twitter.com/AELXI5m4Ai
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