Before Gap Rewatch

Earthshock (3)


Now that the Doctor and Adric have been caught aboard the ship the Cybermen plot to take control of the freighter.

Earthshock (2)


After the rescue team destroy the androids the Doctor opens the hatch to reveal a bomb and has to try and deactivate it.

Earthshock (1)


A rescue mission finds that an exploration team of paleontologists and geologists have probably all been brutally killed.

The Deadly Assassin (4)


The Doctor survives the Matrix but finds the Master dead. Continuing to investigate he discovers many worlds could still end.

The Deadly Assassin (3)


In an attempt to track the Master, the Doctor decides to take on the Master’s plans from within the reality of the Matrix.

The Deadly Assassin (2)


The Doctor has seemingly assassinated the President. He invokes a legal technicality to avoid an instant judgement.

The Deadly Assassin (1)


After having a precognitive vision of the President of the Time Lords being murdered, the Doctor heads home to Gallifrey.

Peter Capaldi retrospective



A businessman finds himself in “London Below”, amongst fantasy creatures who are invisible to the people of “London Above”.

Selling Hitler


The award winning true story of the biggest fraud in publishing history – the Hitler diaries. And Capaldi gets to act with Tom Baker.

The Lair of the White Worm


A campy horror in which Capaldi plays an archaeologist who unearths a large snake-like skull. He then investigates the local legend of the d’Ampton ‘worm’.

The Love Child


Capaldi’s first leading role. A love child of Sixties acid-rockers, he’s an accounts clerk who’s desperate to be normal.

John and Yoko: A Love Story


A 1985 TV Movie with Capaldi as George Harrison and John Lennon is played by Mark McGann, Paul McGann’s brother.

Local Hero


A US oil company representative is sent to a village on the west coast of Scotland to purchase the town and surrounding property.

Series Eight (or 34)

Last Christmas


The Doctor and Santa, along with Clara, are thrown together in a very scary, hide-behind-the-sofa style adventure.

Death in Heaven


Part two of the finalé. With Cybermen on the streets of London, old friends unite against old enemies and sacrifices must be made.

Dark Water


Part one of the finalé. Missy is about to come face to face with the Doctor, and an impossible choice is looming.

In the Forest of the Night


The trees have turned against us and it doesn’t take the Doctor long to discover that the final days of humanity have arrived.



Separated from the Doctor, Clara discovers a new menace from another dimension, an enemy that exists beyond human perception.

Mummy on the Orient Express

mummy on the orient express

The Doctor and Clara are on the most beautiful train in history, travelling amongst the stars, but a deadly creature is stalking the passengers.

Kill the Moon


The Doctor, Clara and Courtney have a terrifying decision to make when they discover a lunar base under seige.

The Caretaker


The Doctor goes undercover at Clara’s school because humanity is under threat, which means the Doctor and Danny are about to finally meet.

Time Heist


The Doctor and Clara become bank robbers and have to raid the most dangerous, most secure bank in all of time and space.



What’s that in the mirror, and the corner of your eye? What’s the footstep following, but never passing by?

Robot of Sherwood


The Doctor encounters Robin Hood, a man he does not believe exists. They soon discover that robots are in league with the Sheriff of Nottingham.

Into the Dalek


The Doctor and Clara are miniaturised and enter a Dalek to repair it. What they find forces the Doctor to question if he is truly a good man.

Deep Breath

Deep Breath Doctor Who

New series! The new Doctor is totally confused and his relationship with Clara is stretched to breaking point. Can she accept this new man?


On the sofa


Somewhere to hang out and have general chat about Doctor Who. If you’re a new member please pop in and say hello. We’re very friendly.

The Cloven Hoof


The next pub on our pub crawl. A break from the sofa and Doctor Who. Somewhere for chat about news, politics, sport etc. Avoid if it’s not for you.

The Faces of the Doctor


In this fiftieth year, we have Eleven faces of the Doctor to examine, and also to consider how our favourite show has changed over the years.

Doctor Who news


A place to post links to, and discuss any news items you come across related to Doctor Who. But NO spoilers!



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Doctor Who memories


A thread to discuss your first introductions to the show, your earliest or most vivid memories, and why it means so much to you.

Companions past and present


Here you can discuss your most, and least, favourite Doctor Who companions. Any Adric fans out there?

Fan creativity


A general thread to discuss fan creativity such as fan fiction, videos, art, costumes and conventions.

Russell T Davies Retrospective


We’ve discussed a different episode written by Russell T Davies every week. Feel free to add your views.

Steven Moffat Retrospective


Our retrospective of episodes written by Steven Moffat. Please feel free to add to the discussions.

Before Gap (BG) Episodes


We’re also discussing Doctor Who stories from before the gap, as they were originally shown, one episode a week.

Non-Doctor topics

TV Shows


A thread to discuss TV shows other than Doctor Who. Which ones are your favourites?



Tell us what you enjoy in the world of film. Dark Knight or Avengers? Looper or The Matrix?



A general thread to talk about your choice of reading material. What are your favourite books currently or of all time?



A general thread to talk about music. How down are you? Are you spinning or downloading?



A general thread to talk about live theatre. Let us know what you’re watching or working on.

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