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At last - The Underwater Menace!

The Underwater Menace DVD has been confirmed for release on October 26th. More details in due course.

Strangeness in Space

We’re very much looking forward to the launch of Strangeness in Space, a new comedy audio drama, this Saturday.

Written by, and starring, Saturday morning telly legends Trev & Simon, alongside the ever lovely Sophie Aldred the first episode, Featherheads, goes live at 9.30am on August 1st and will be available for free download via itunes as well at the SIS website.

Name that bus "John Nathan Turner"!

Brighton and Hove Bus & Coach Company are naming 9 of their local buses from a shortlist of people associated with the town, and JNT is one of the nominees.

It's a public vote that closes tomorrow at Noon, so why not show your support for the late former Doctor Who producer!

The online poll can be found at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BFDLNHZ

"Blink" tops Radio Times Nu Who poll.

As we approach 10 years of Nu Who, Radio Times readers have voted "Blink" as the story of the modern era.

The top ten in full:

1. BLINK (2007)
2. VINCENT & THE DOCTOR (2010)
3. THE STOLEN EARTH / JOURNEY'S END (2008)
4. THE DAY OF THE DOCTOR (2013)
5. THE EMPTY CHILD / THE DOCTOR DANCES (2005)
6. ARMY OF GHOSTS / DOOMSDAY (2006)

The Horror Channel on Freeview

Good news. The Horror Channel will soon be available on Freeview, meaning free to air Classic Who across the UK.

http://www.radiotimes.com/news/2015-03-09/the-horror-channel-is-moving-t...

The return of Missy

The BBC have announced that Michelle Gomez is returning as Missy in the Series 9 two-part opener.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02kbm8s

What's All the Fuss About ...? An Introduction to Doctor Who.

"What's All the Fuss About ...? An Introduction to Doctor Who" is a new book about Doctor Who co-authored by former Society Co-Ordinator Ian Wheeler, and well worth a look!

http://www.fbs-publishing.co.uk/ourshop/prod_3725231-Whats-All-the-Fuss-...

Talking with Tom Baker

Tom Baker talks Big Finish and more in this lovely little piece.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8OD7RHnyfc&feature=youtu.be

Hartnell back up on iplayer!

The 16 minutes of William Hartnell's "Desert Island Discs" is now back up online. The BBC have also announced other finds, including the programmes of Louis Armstrong and the Rev. W. Awdry.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p009y3yj

William Hartnell "Desert Island Discs" episode found! - updated

Well, at least in part.

The BBC have made rediscovered audio tape of some 16 minutes of William Hartnell's episode of "Desert Island Discs", hosted by the legendary Roy Plomley.

The programme was last broadcast on the BBC Home Service on August 23rd 1965. To listen to this marvellous find just click on the iplayer link.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p009y3yj