Tales from New Earth review

i have to be honest, when I watched Gridlock and even New Earth, the furthest thought from my mind was I hope we get more of that world. I didn’t see the need to re-explore that particular setting over any other, and I was unsure about this set of stories. Now I’ve (finally) heard Tales from New Earth,…

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?…

DWM 500 day

May 28, 2016 and it’s a return to the Copthorne Hotel in Slough (not Windsor, despite the name). I’d been there for a few Big Finish Days, so found it hard to resist comparing the two events, despite their natural differences. I made a few notes, took a few pictures and chat to a few…

The Cover of the Dalek Contract

The Cuthbert Annals III – The Dalek Contract reviewed

The Fourth Doctor Adventures second series approaches the final furlong with Nick Briggs taking us back to Cuthbert and the Conglomerate with The Dalek Contract. The title evokes memory of the AudioVisuals story The Destructor Contract in which Cuthbert first appeared; beyond that this is actually the follow up to The Sands of Life (Cuthbert Annals I) and War Against the…