Subscriber Short Trips 2014 reviewed

More attention for the Subscriber Short Trips releases as I take a listen to the four stories provided to main range subscribers in 2014. Covering four different incarnations of the Doctor, the first three are read by Hugh Ross, the fourth by Stephen Critchlow. Running times are from around twenty minutes and up. This is…

The R3 Companion Chronicles Collector’s Guide Part II

Prompted by a full Companion Chronicles sale, here is the second part of my guide said range. It follows on from The R3 Companion Chronicles Collector’s Guide Part I. This part covers series 5 – 8. This is intended as a reference and is field under Home > Guides, as are all the other Red Rocket series guides.

BF 15 – 2011

Today’s Friday and it’s Day 13 of the Big Finish celebration of 15 years of the main range. That said it’s lucky for any fans of Bernice Summerfield who can pick up Epoch at a reduced price. There is an eclectic mix of other items include Sarah Jane, Nicholas Courtney’s memoirs and the final Companion Chronicle for Caroline John…

The R3 Companion Chronicles Collector’s Guide Part I

With the end of the Companion Chronicles coming I’m producing a two-part guide in the style of The R3 Main Range 1-50 Collectors Guide. As ever this is intended as a reference and you might wish to bookmark this page if you are still building up your collection. This covers the first four series; the second part (Series…

Shadow of the Past reviewed

April 2010 and Caroline John reprised her role as Liz Shaw in the Companion Chronicles. This was a Third Doctor tale called Shadow of the Past by Simon Guerrier and also starring Lex Shrapnel (also appeared in Jago & Litefoot) as Marshall. Why has Liz Shaw come back to UNIT?

Caroline John – the Last Post

The busy month of October included amongst its many releases this poignant gem featuring Caroline John in her last outing as Liz Shaw. Sadly Caroline passed away before this was released which adds to the layered meaning of the title. I present my usual whirlwind review with a postscript.