Celestial Toyroom 511 now out

DWAS members should already have the latest Celestial Toyroom 511 (at least in the UK). The cover tells you the Master is the focus, but there’s actually a lot of articles about being a Doctor Who fan. Rik Moran edited and more details are available on the Doctor Who Appreciation Society site. <<= Message Ends…

Celestial Toyroom 508/9 arriving now

Members of the Doctor Who Appreciation Society (DWAS) should be getting their double issue Celestial Toyroom 508/9 around now. Amongst other things there’s a fascinating interview with Peter Miles and a thought provoking piece by Dale Smith talking about heroes, gender, stereotypes and lots more. +++ Message Ends +++

Celestial Toyroom 505 now out!

If you’re a DWAS member, and subject to local variation in postal deliveries, you may already have or be about to get the latest Celestial Toyroom through your letterbox. Inside are the usual range of reviews, articles, an interview with Mandip herself and reaction to the Timeless Children revelations. Details on the DWAS site here.…

You could write about the Second Doctor for the DWAS

The Doctor Who Appreciation Society (DWAS) is planning the 2020 Christmas special edition of The Celestial Toyroom Annual. This year the theme is the Second Doctor. They are asking for writers, including those new to DWAS so why not take a look at their post on the DWAS site here: Celestial Toyroom Annual 2021. ***…

Celestial Toyroom 504 – a Master-ful read!

The latest Celestial Toyroom from the DWAS is popping through letterboxes about now. This issue 504 has the Master on the cover and is very much the focus of the issue, along with a look at the role of the police in classic Doctor Who. Details on the Doctor Who Appreciation Society site: CT504. +++…

Celestial Toyroom 503 now out

Doctor Who Appreciation Society (DWAS) members should watch their mail – the latest issue of Celestial Toyroom is now out. Complete with rather attractive silurian themed cover there’s the usual packed set of articles on all things Who.

Celestial Toyroom 502 now out

Members of the Doctor Who Appreciation Society (DWAS) should now be getting their copies of the society’s Celestial Toyroom 502. Plenty of great articles (Black Archive interview, Why Class Failed, Chris Chapman interview) and some very upbeat fan letters about Spyfall Pt 1. Keep an eye on your letterbox! ^^^ Message Ends ^^^

Celestial Toyroom 2020 now available (and free!)

Once more the Doctor Who Appreciation Society (DWAS) starts the new year with a Celestial Toyroom Annual. The theme for 2020 is the Third Doctor and there’s an introduction by Katy Manning as well as articles on all of John Pertwee’s TV stories. I’m proud to have written the piece on Colony in Space. The…

Celestial Toyroom 499 out now

The latest DWAS, free to members Celestial Toyroom is now out. In fact if you’re a member you probably already have your copy. The cover features the Thirteenth Doctor but the contents are almost entirely about fandom and specifically the DWAS Capitol convention. It does have a wonderful interview with Lisa Greenwood and also comes…

Celestial Toyroom 498 now out!

Members of the Doctor Who Appreciation Society (DWAS) have plenty to enjoy in the latest Celestial Toyroom: 498. Free to members, the highlight (for me) was the piece Mission to Central Lancashire! a five-page piece on the recent remake (by students) of Mission to the Unknown.

Celestial Toyroom 496/97

If you’re a member of the Doctor Who Appreciation Society lookout for the latest double issue Celestial Toyroom (496/7 – August 2019) with colour cover, evoking the Daleks in London. Edited by Alan Stevens, Alan also wrote the first article, a study of Daleks in London, ie Invasion of Earth. There are also fascinating articles…