The Space Museum – some thoughts

I’ve been watching the First Doctor series 2 story The Space Museum. It’s not at the top of most people’s top episodes from the 1960s, but I suggest it isn’t as bad as might be thought. Yes a lot of the acting doesn’t work (and there’s debate elsewhere about it being written as a comedy then reined back).…

Doctor Who: The Scripts – The Tribe of Gum

The first of the short-lived Titan Doctor Who script books was The Tribe of Gum. It’s John McElroy’s rendering of the Anthony Coburn script for the First Doctor‘s first adventure. It has some material on the show’s inception and the production of the first adventure, though most of the book is the script itself. In the end it’s…