Russell T Davies talks to Frank Skinner

A good spot from CultBox is a radio interview between Russell T Davies and Frank Skinner as part of the promotion for James Goss’s Doctor Who poetry book. They cover some details, and give a link to the interview itself: Doctor Who: Russell T Davies on the re-writing of the Time War. === Message Ends ===

A Doctor Who word cloud for series 10

I happen to be part of the BBC Worldwide panel and after each episode of Doctor Who I (like 1000s of others) get canvassed for my views on the show. Recently the BBC sent out an email explaining what they do with some of the information they gather, and this including a word-cloud based on comments…

The Harriet Jones Letters

I was reading a few pieces recently about how Russell T Davies had changed the fate of Penelope Wilton’s ex-Prime Minister Harriet Jones. It turns out (eg as reported on io9) that the new James Goss collection of Doctor Who Poetry (Now We are 600) needed a poem to set out her fate, and allow her to…

The Divergent Wordsmiths

A group of writers from The Divergent Universe forum have collected together to form The Divergent Wordsmiths. It will become a repository for Doctor Who fan fiction (and maybe more), in part inspired by entrants to the Paul Spragg writing opportunity. Here’s the smallest of tasters: As swiftly and silently as a shadow, the Doctor’s space-and-time ship, the TARDIS,…

The Thief Who Stole Time review

So, it’s the end of another run of Fourth Doctor Adventures and we have the listening pleasure of Marc Platt’s The Thief Who Stole Time, the second part of the story he began in The Skin of the Sleek, If you’ve heard the previous instalment, you’ve more than likely a subscription to all nine episodes of this sixth…