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Asylum of the Daleks Consolidated Ratings

The consolidated ratings are available for 'Asylum of the Daleks'. Taking into account 'timeshift' viewing the show added almost 2 million viewers. The figure allowing for those who recorded and watched later was 8.33 million, putting Doctor Who in sixth place for the week.

Doctor Who Recon: 30th September 2012 ***updated***

On 30th September 2012 DWAS will hold a preview of forthcoming classic Doctor Who DVD releases. This will, like our event last year to celebrate the launch of 'Day of the Daleks' be at Riverside Studios in Hammersmith, London. Attendees will be able to see restored episodes from 'The Claws of Axos', 'The Ambassadors of Death' and 'The Reign of Terror'.

Dinosaurs on a Spaceship Overnight Ratings

Dinosaurs on a Spaceship achieved overnight ratings of 5.5 million, representing 26.2% of the TV watching audience. This is 0.9 down on the season opener, or to put it another way, 3% of the audience share. Although lower it should also be noted that Doctor Who was the number 1 show on BBC 1 yesterday and number 2 over all the channels, being beaten only by The X Factor.

Arthur Darvill Gets the Gay Times Fashion Treatment

Arthur Darvill features on the cover of this month's GT as this news release explains:

GT Magazine – Arthur Darvill Exclusive

In 2010 Arthur Darvill became the eleventh Doctor’s companion, Rory Williams, in the television series Doctor Who.

Riverside Reflections Guest Update

We are pleased to welcome production designer Spencer Chapman to Riverside Reflections. Please click above for more details.

Power of the Daleks Reimagined

If you missed the full version of 'The Power of the Daleks' at Fareham on Satuday 1st, worry not as we will be showing the full version on the big cinema screen at Riverside Reflections on Sunday 21st October 2012. We are also pleased to welcome cast and crew members as guests.

The original version of 'The Power of the Daleks' was ofmcourse made at Riverside studio 1 in 1966.

'Asylum of the Daleks' - Overnight Ratings

The initial overnight ratings for the first episode of the new series are in, and the show performed well again.

DVD Competition ***UPDATED***

*** Well done to Tom Greeves of Royston who wins ***

We have a copy of the new BBC DVD 'Planet of Giants' to give away. To enter just send us an email with your name and answer to the question below:

'What was the name of the aborted fourth episode of 'Planet of Giants'?

Celestial Toyroom 409/10

The next CT, a double issue is at the printers now - a preview is available in the 'Celestial Toyroom' section.

Click here to view:

Next Series Trailer

Here is the trailer for the next series, which was released by the BBC today. Be warned that it does reveal the identity of certain 'returning characters' (and monsters):