Torchwood 1.7 Greeks Bearing Gifts

Greeks Bearing Gifts was an episode of Torchwood series 1 I remembered well. I knew it was about Tosh and her relationship with the team, but I’d forgotten just how compelling Daniela Denby-Ashe was as alien Mary. The story has some similar themes to earlier episodes with the exploitation of alien tech for personal ends,…

Happy Birthday Divergent Universe!

A quick mention for the Divergent Universe, the forum some of us helped set up when Big Finish stopped their forum. The Divergent Universe is now five years old! If you’ve never visited, why not have a look? It’s focussed on Big Finish but there’s a lot more as well. There’s even a fifth birthday…

Divergent Wordsmiths news

Good news! If you want to keep track of the Divergent Wordsmiths, they now have a news page. They also have a page of links, and also material for people wishing to link back (and idea I must steal!). They have also firmed up (and I’m probably a year late in noticing) their strapline: Exciting…

Fourth Doctor for free!

Big Finish is giving away part 1 of Destination Nerva from September 7 2020 for one week. It was the first story for which Tom Baker returned to the role of the Fourth Doctor for Big Finish and should be part of any fan’s collection. There’s also a sale. Details after the break.