Heroes of Doctor Who: Victoria

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues In this series we look at the cast of thousands who helped make Doctor the man, em, Timelord, he is today. Of all the Doctor’s travelling companions, Victoria was the most vulnerable and delicate and bears a very special first for a companion. SheContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Victoria”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Jackie Tyler

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues The mother of Rose Tyler, Jackie is the first example of a companion’s parent taking centre stage in the show. Russell T Davies wanted to encapsulate how life with the Doctor affects those left behind and Jackie was our door to it. It wasContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Jackie Tyler”

TW looks at the Ice Warriors

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues First introduced in the third story of the fifth season of the show, it has been years since the Doctor faced the Martian Ice Warriors. Fans have asked for their return for a long time and they almost had it several times. Of allContinue reading “TW looks at the Ice Warriors”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Sylvia Noble

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Once again we stroll through the history of Doctor Who and look at some of the characters who helped create one of the most popular characters on TV. Donna’s mother, like every other character in the new era of Doctor Who, went through herContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Sylvia Noble”

TW remembers the Man from Atlantis

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues 1978 and yet another sic fi series debut. And again this one was first broadcast as four, made for television movies, the success of which lead to the commissioning of 13 weekly episodes. Starring then unknown actor, Patrick Duffy as the titular character Mark,Continue reading “TW remembers the Man from Atlantis”

The Time Warriors: Red Water Book excerpt

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Summoned by an old friend to the town of Red Water when reports that Bigfoot has murdered a local man emerge, Varran meets an old friend from the past. As they hunt the real killer, Varran’s past is revealed and they face a demonContinue reading “The Time Warriors: Red Water Book excerpt”

The Time Warriors: The Moon Once More out now!

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues A new collection of short stories featuring the Time Warriors. Think you know everything that happened in series one? Not quite. Join Varran, Jacke, Tyran and Michael as they find face new dangers which will test them to their limits. Six stories including FireContinue reading “The Time Warriors: The Moon Once More out now!”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Turlough

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues We once again look through the back catalogue of characters who helped make The Doctor the Timelord she is today… Never before has a companion come aboard the Tardis with the express purpose of murdering the Doctor in order to secure passage home. RevealedContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Turlough”

Author A.M. Shine reads Covetous

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Galway based Gothic Horror Author A.M Shine treats us to a short story “Covetous” from his recent publication Coldwood: The Haunted man & other tales. Dark Hall Press 2016. Nigel O’Brien directed the piece in conjunction with City Morgue Films, edited by Colin FlemingContinue reading “Author A.M. Shine reads Covetous”

The Time Warriors book excerpt The Voalox Horror: Emily’s Death

By Owen Quinn Author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues The Time Warriors are drawn to Victorian London gripped in terror by the return of Jack the Ripper. Women are being murdered again and the police are helpless. Varran realises it’s all wrong because this history never happened. What lies within the walls ofContinue reading “The Time Warriors book excerpt The Voalox Horror: Emily’s Death”