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Doctor Who: Invasion of the Dinosaurs episode 1 in colour and Reign of Terror

As you may already know, part one of this 1974 story, for a number of years missing from the archive, and then available only as a black and white tele-recording has been restored to colour for a forthcoming DVD release. We are pleased to announce that the episode will be previewed on the big screen at Riverside Studios, during Time 5 on 29th October 2011.

Time 5 Guest Update

Our next Doctor Who event is 'Time 5' on 29th october at Riverside Studios.

Gareth David Lloyd (Ianto Jones from Doctor Who and Torchwood) has agreed to attend. For a full guest list (so far) please click the link opposite

Let's Kill Hitler

Well, they didn't. But then I never thought they would...

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Series 6 Returns

As you may already know by now - Doctor Who will return to BBC 1 on Saturday 27th August 2011 at 7.10pm. This date had been much anticipated and has now been confirmed by the BBC. If you visit the BBC official website at there is more information on the second half of the series inlcuding new pictures and clips.

Day of the Daleks Available to Order

If you are not able to attend our 'Day of the Daleks' launch you are now able to order a signed copy online, or by post. DWAS members can buy a copy post free. Please click here.


Torchwwod - Miracle Day (part 4) is just hours away as I write this. To be honest I have been watching each episode on edge a bit, not because it had me on the edge of my seat as such, but because I could not until now dare to believe that it would follow in the footsteps of 'Children of Earth'. I say this because, to be honest, I am no fan of the first two series of Torchwood.

CT Issue 399

There is a preview of the next CT (issue 399) available in the 'Celestial Toyroom' section at

As previously mentioned this is a Terry Nation special concentrating obviously on his Doctor Who and SF connections. The magazine will be in the post shortly.

Day of the Daleks Guest Update

I am pleased to be able to finally confirm the guests for 'Day of the Daleks' on 4th September - our preview of the forthcoming Doctor Who DVD release. Please click the link on the website front page for details.

New BBC Doctor Who Paperbacks

BBC Books has reprinted six of the original Target Doctor Who paperbacks, with the original Chris Achellios jackets and with new forwards by writers including Gareth Roberts and Russell T Davies. DWAS is able to offer these to members for £3-99 each or £21-99 for the full set, which is a nice discount! Please click the merchandise tab above and choose 'Books'

Celestial Toyroom issue 398

The latest issue of CT is previewed on the CT pages and is due with members shortly.