Diary of River Song series 8 review on CultBox

I took a listen to The Diary of River Song series 8 and put my thoughts on CultBox: Audio review: The Diary of River Song series 8 — River and the Robots. Spoilers! I wasn’t that taken with this set. You can see why I thought that in my review. +++ Message Ends +++

Doctor Who: Shadow of the Sun review on CultBox

I gave my thoughts on Robert Valentine’s Fourth Doctor story Shadow of the Sun on CultBox. It’s a decent story I’d like to have heard over four parts — not the biggest gripe in the world! Brought forward from 2024 (what’s a little time travel amongst Doctor Who fans?!), it’s entertaining with a serious message….

Lockdown special Fourth Doctor story coming in May!

Big Finish has complete its first ever full-cast lockdown remote recording audio and it’s due for release in May! Robert Valentine wrote Doctor Who: Shadow of the Sun. It’s a Fourth Doctor, Leela and K9 story. The cast includes Tom Baker, Louise Jameson, John Leeson and Fenella Woolgar. The full press release is after the…

More vinyl delights for Big Finish Doctor Who fans!

Following the sell-out success of Big Finish Productions limited edition Doctor Who stories on vinyl, the audio company is delighted to announce another exclusive release. Sainsbury’s will launch Doctor Who: Wave of Destruction starring Tom Baker, Lalla Ward and John Leeson on Friday 19th July 2019. It will be released as a Limited Edition run…

Vworp Con September 2018

If you’re in Manchester on Sunday September 9, 2018, you might want to take advantage of Vworp Con. So far announced are Paul McGann, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Louise Jameson, Sophie Aldred, Katy Manning, John Leeson, Philip Hinchcliffe and Waris Hussien. Gosh! +++ Message Ends +++

Pursuit of History review on Cultbox

I reviewed the Fourth Doctor story Pursuit of History for Cultbox as part of the July roundup with Ian McArdell. David Warner, Toby Hadoke and David Troughton, not to mention Tom Baker and Lalla Ward with John Leeson as K9. What’s not to like in Nick Briggs’s first part of the season close for the current Fourth Doctor Adventures?…

Revenge of the Swarm reviewed

The latest Seventh Doctor trilogy for the main range kicks off with a Jonathan Morris tale Revenge of the Swarm. This features Ace and Hector Thomas (see Afterlife) as companions. The cast also includes Siobhan Redmond (announced as the new Rani) and John Dorney doing a spot of acting as well. Jonathan Morris has written some wonderful Ace…

Baker and Ward (news)

in amongst all the excitement of the anniversary here’s a news item that I overlooked – apologies. Big Finish have announced that Tom Baker will once again join forces with Lalla Ward and John Leeson in a series of releases starting in 2015.

The Cuthbert Annals I – The Sands of Life reviewed

Nick Briggs takes over the Fourth Doctor Adventures with the first of four stories which he writes and directs all featuring Cuthbert and The Conglomerate. For those who don’t know these are both imported from the world of AudioVisuals though unlike other AudioVisuals (e.g. Sword of Orion) it is only the character who has appeared rather than a…