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The Capitol FIVE - New Year Update

The Third Decade of the Third Millennium is nearly upon us, and with it The Capitol FIVE draws ever closer.

Terrance Dicks - A Celebration. 15th March 2020, London, Lambeth

Doctor Who Appreciation Society and The Whoovers, in partnership with the Dicks Family, are delighted to present “Terrance Dicks - A Celebration”.

The Capitol FIVE - Hotel Rooms Update

Our substantial allocation of rooms for the night of Saturday 25th April has now been sold. Indeed, the entire hotel is already full, nigh on five months ahead of The Capitol. 80% of rooms for the preceding night, Friday 24th, have also been snapped up.

SERIES 12 WRITERS AND DIRECTORS ANNOUNCED

With the Thirteenth Doctor and her companions well on their way to landing back on our screens, the next series is set to welcome an exciting host of new directors and both new and returning writers.

Three new writers have jumped on board the TARDIS for series 12: Nina Metivier, Maxine Alderton and Charlene James.

Dominic May 1958-2019

It is with enormous sadness that we have learnt of the passing of Dominic May.

Dom joined the Society in the late 1970's and went on in the mid 80's to edit CT in his unique manner before establishing the Merchandise Department.

Parade of the Daleks!

Courtesy of our good friends at Sons of Skaro, we are delighted to announce something unique for The Capitol.

On the morning of Saturday 27th April, doors will open at 9.30am. However before that, we are delighted to announce that "The Parade of the Daleks" will take place around the Arora Hotel, commencing at 9.15am.

Housekeeping Notice for "The Capitol"!

At the moment it looks like The Capitol IV will run from 10.00am to approximately 6.00pm on both days. Doors will open at 9.30am, and ahead that we are planning a bit of fun from 9.15am - further details to follow in due course!

There will also be our annual Saturday night entertainment which this year is titked “Arora Borealis @ The Capitol”.

Charity Auction raises highest total yet!

It is with great pleasure we announce that, with tax relief, £3,887.00 was raised for charities at The Capitol³

This will be donated as follows:
Denville Hall £1,668.00
Syrian Refugees £1,506.00
Cystic Fibrosis Trust £713.00

The Capitol IV

As announced at The Capitol³, we will be returning to The Arora Hotel in April 2019. Tickets will be on sale in the coming days once things are set up.

In the 24 hours following the announcement, nearly 25% of all available tickets for next year were sold. We would therefore recommend early booking. The prices will discounted from the full rate until 31st July.

Guest Announcement

Sadly Annette Crosbie is no longer able to be with us at The Capitol.

However, we are delighted to announce film and television legend Shane Rimmer as a new guest. He will sign one personal item free of charge, subsequent autographs will be charged at £15 each. Please use the token originally issued for Annette to obtain your autograph from Shane.