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Celestial Toyrom issue 467

Membership Renewal Letters

Owing to an administrative error, a small number of DWAS members who subscriptions run to 31st Dec 2017 were sent letters saying their membership had expired on 31st Dec 2016. Apologies if this affected you.

Peter Capaldi to Leave

It has been announced that the next series, returning 15th April 2017 will be Peter Capaldi's last as the Doctor.

Sir John Hurt

Celestial Toyroom Remembers John Hurt, 1940 - 2017

The Companion Volume - Free Download

This month's Doctor Who Magazine features a number of old DWAS publications. One of those mentioned is 'The Companion Volume" published by the Society in 1977. For a limited time, a PDF copy of this is available to download from our website, free-of-charge.

Final UK Ratings

Doctor Who on Christmas Day in the UK added over 2 million viewers in official figures to end up with 7.83 million viewers. More details available at DW News:

Overnight Ratings

The Christmas special on BBC1 in the U.K. acheived an overnight result of 5.8 million, or 27.1% of the audience. This is a respectable result compared to other programmes, achieving the number 7 position for the day. The highest rated programme was 'Strictly Come Dancing' with 7.2 million viewers, or 32.1% of the audience.

More information is at Doctor Who News:

Cosmic Masque Issue 3

It's not enough, said everyone after reading the CT 2017 Annual, we demand more. So here is more..

Celestial Toyroom Annual 2017

As we approach the end of our 40th Anniversary year, here is our Christmas present to everyone - an additional copy of Celestial Toyroom, all about the McCoy era, presented as a free download. It has been put together by the CT editorial team and features a wide range of writers

Mini Plaque Auction

Many thanks to all who supported our auction, by bidding, and by promoting it. The final winning bid was for a fantastic £560-00 which will benefit the Grand Order of Water Rats, in memory of Jon Pertwee.