Heroes of Doctor Who: Romana

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Once again we comb the massive history of Doctor Who and focus not on the man himself but one of the massive support chacracters who’ve made him the Timelord he is today… Romana, full name Romanadventrulaundar, was the first Time Lady we ever encounteredContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Romana”

TW reviews Big Finish Doctor Who: Trail of the White Worm

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues This story is the penultimate one in the new fourth Doctor series of Big Finish plays and is filled with nice little nods to the past and the present. It’s the seventies and, as we open, the Tardis materializes in a field full ofContinue reading “TW reviews Big Finish Doctor Who: Trail of the White Worm”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Leela

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Once again we look at the massive catalogue of characters from Doctor Who’s history, those who helped make him the man – Timelord – he is today. This week we look back at Louise Jameson as Leela… I love Leela. There, I said it.Continue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Leela”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Adric

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues One of the most maligned companions ever, Adric, played by Matthew Waterhouse was introduced to replace outgoing companions Romana and K9 in Tom Baker’s final season. The character outline was for Adric to be an Artful Dodger type, straight out of Oliver Twist. TheContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Adric”

Doctor Who The First Question

By Owen Quinn author o the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues It’s been fifty years coming! Tonight we may or may not discover the Doctor’s name and his greatest secret but did you know it’s been done before? Owen looks back twenty five years to the seventh Doctor’s battle with Nazis, Cybermen and the LadyContinue reading “Doctor Who The First Question”

The Time of the Wobbly Sets

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues It has become a sad reality that the audiences of today have become somewhat spoilt. What with their CGI improvements, CGI sets, CGI characters, everything seems so alive and seamless. We now have living breathing dinosaurs by the dozen. I was there when theContinue reading “The Time of the Wobbly Sets”

Doctor Who The Ark DVD Review

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues There is no doubt that this story, the second outing for Tom Baker as the fourth Doctor, is a timeless classic. It is now out again, digitally remastered and packed with extras which were missing from its earlier release several years ago. For manyContinue reading “Doctor Who The Ark DVD Review”

Doctor Who: A Little Appreciation

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Like millions of other Doctor Who fans I was delighted to hear Doctor Who was coming back, revamped and reimagined by Russell T Davies. I knew he was a long-time fan from his Queer As Folk series where he placed a Doctor Who fanContinue reading “Doctor Who: A Little Appreciation”

Doctor Who The Candle

The Doctor closed his eyes as the Tardis began its familiar materialisation procedure. He shut the wheezing, groaning crescendo from his senses, letting the temporal vibrations wash through him. He had heard her a million times before but had never taken the time to try and feel how she felt when the time machine slippedContinue reading “Doctor Who The Candle”