Category Archives: Torchwood

Malcolm Tucker vs the Daleks

Bob, Anna and I gathered round the tv in our holiday cottage to watch the Doctor Who special last Sunday.  I probably owe Zoe Ball an apology after being so critical of her choice as presenter. She did a very … Continue reading

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Starfury Midnight: Eve Myles and Gareth David Lloyd

I know I’m late to posting this but, well, Christmas got in the way. When I came back from the Starfury: Midnight Doctor Who convention on 16th December, I had literally done nothing for Christmas. Santa had been briefed, but … Continue reading

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Reflections on Starfury’s Midnight Doctor Who convention

I’ve just about recovered now from the fabulous weekend Anna and I spent in Birmingham at the Starfury Midnight Doctor Who convention. The first 24 hours involved prize pooches and daleks with handbags, as I wrote the other day. My convention … Continue reading

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John Barrowman catches thief in Glasgow hotel

We’re used to seeing Captain Jack Harkness getting himself into scrapes and fights as he saves the earth as leader of the intrepid Torchwood organisation. We associate the actor who plays him with fluffy Saturday night entertaining and the occasional … Continue reading

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>Torchwood Terror (includes Spoilers)

>It’s a long time since a tv progamme left me physically shaken and emotionally shocked and stunned, but Torchwood did it. First of all, I’m glad that the BBC didn’t shy away from the hideous nature of the conclusion and … Continue reading

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