First Doctor Retrospective

As the first Doctor is making a surprising reappearance in the Christmas episode beside Peter Capaldi’s twelfth Doctor, we thought we would revisit some of his early episodes. Hmmm?

The Tenth Planet (4)

The Tenth Planet part 4

The Z-bomb fails to launch and Cutler is furious, but before he can do anything the Cybermen re-take the base.

The Tenth Planet (3)

The Tenth Planet part 3

As Earth is drained of its energy, Cutler is determined to save his son and destroy Mondas by using a doomsday weapon.

The Tenth Planet (2)

The Tenth Planet part 2

While everyone is trying to get the astronauts safely back to Earth the Cybermen infiltrate the tracking station.

The Tenth Planet (1)

The Tenth Plant part 1

The Doctor, Ben and Polly land in Antarctica at a space tracking station just as a mission starts to go wrong.

The Keys of Marinus (6)

The Keys of Marinus part 6

As time ticks away, the Doctor and companions try to prove Ian is innocent of murder and save Susan from her kidnappers.

The Keys of Marinus (5)

The Keys of Marinus part 5

The final key is stolen before Ian can get to it. He’s accused of murder and the Doctor must come to his defence.

The Keys of Marinus (4)

The Keys of Marinus part 4

Split up in a region of ice and snow, the companions must find each other before searching icy tunnels under a mountain for the third key.

The Keys of Marinus (3)

The Keys of Marinus part 3

Barbara quickly finds what she thinks is the second key but is captured. The key is a fake. Ian decides to look for Barbara and the real key alone.

The Keys of Marinus (2)

The Keys of Marinus part 2

Barbara is missing, but the TARDIS team quickly discover that she’s fine. She’s living in luxury. But all is not what it seems.

The Keys of Marinus (1)

The Keys of Marinus part 1

The Doctor, Susan, Barbara and Ian arrive on an alien planet and are soon set on a quest to find the four micro-circuit keys that could save it.


Topics for discussion

Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor

Peter Capaldi as Doctor Who

Now that Peter Capaldi has only one more episode to go, please let us know what you think of his time in the TARDIS.

Jodie Whittaker is the Thirteenth Doctor

Jodie Whittaker - Doctor Who

Now CLOSED for comments. Jodie Whittaker has been announced as the new Doctor. It’s the start of the Chibnall era.

An Adventure in Space and Time

An Adventure in Space and Time

As David Bradley is back as the first Doctor, it’s time we looked back at his wonderful performance as William Hartnell, as the first Doctor.

The Curse of Fatal Death

The Curse of Fatal Death

Steven Moffat’s first televised Doctor Who story. It’s a comedy skit made for UK’s Red Nose Day in 1999 and features the first female Doctor!


Topics

On the sofa

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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 Maldovarium

The Maldovarium

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

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There are now twelve faces of the Doctor to examine, and also to consider how our favourite show has changed over the years.

Doctor Who news

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

Spoilers

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The ONLY place on this site to post spoilers! Everywhere else is banned. If you post here, make sure you respect other users.

BBC Approved Spoilers

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For anything the BBC has released in advance. It may be official, but it could still be considered a spoiler by some.

Doctor Who memories

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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

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

Fan creativity

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

Russell T Davies Retrospective

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

Steven Moffat Retrospective

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

Before Gap (BG) Episodes

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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

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

Films

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

Books

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

Music

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

Theatre

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

Website comments

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A thread for comments and suggestions regarding this site. Site updates will also be posted here.