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'Robot of Sherwood' Comments and Competition

This week, we are offering a free copy of the new Big Finish 'Philip Hinchcliffe Presents..' CD 'The Ghosts of Gralstead' starring Tom Baker and Louise Jameson, to the first name drawn from the comments received on tonights episode.

'Deep Breath' Consolidated Ratings

The consolidated ratings for 'Deep Breath' on BBC1 23rd August 2014, which include 'time shift' viewing, show that the programme added a large number of additional viewers to the initial 6.8 million, to bring the total to 9.2 million. This makes Doctor Who the second most popular programme of the week.

'Into the Dalek' Overnight Ratings

The overnight ratings for 'Into the Dalek' on BBC1 Saturday 30th August 2014, were 5.2 million viewers or 24.7% of the audience. Doctor Who was the most popular programme on BBC1 and the second most popular programme in the UK yesterday, being beaten only by the return of 'The X Factor' on ITV.

Consolidated figures are likely to be released in about a week.

'Into the Dalek'

Thank you for your comments about 'Deep Breath', last week. Surprisingly there were not that many of them, so it would be great to get more reactions from members and other fans this time round.

Doctor Who is Number 1

I guess we all know that anyway - but on BBC1 in the UK 'Doctor Who' was, in terms of numbers, yesterday's most popular programme, and is currently the most popular programme for the whole week.

The overnight audience was 6.8 million which represents a 32.5% audience share. The next closest programme was Casualty with 4.2 million.

'Deep Breath' at Last!

So, the new series and new Doctor are almost upon us.

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Auction drawing to a close!

Bidding on most of the items in our online auction finishes today. If you haven't already had a look at the many splendid collectables up for grabs, then do have a look before it's too late!

http://www.ebay.co.uk/usr/dwas_auction

Auction Site - New Item

Here is a great new addition to our auction sit e- every guest signature from the recent 'Myth Makers' event..

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=321482782230&ssPage...

Auction Item - Doctor Who Audio Visuals

For fans of Doctor Who on audio, and in particular the Audio Visuals series from the 1984 onwards, there is a superb item in our auction, courtesy of Miwk Publishing:

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=321480647610

Remember to check out the rest of our items too.

DWAS Auction

The Society recently announced it was to place a blue heritage plaque at Riverside Studios to commemorate the life and career of Verity Lambert. This was dedicated by Waris Hussein on 23rd July 2014 and commemorated with a special screening of ‘An Adventure in Space and Time’ the same evening.