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An Adventure in Doctor Who

November 18, 2013

November is really going to be Doctor Who month for me. It’s been Doctor Who year really, but things really ratchet up a notch this month, as I am off to lots of events to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the show. Last week I headed to the BFI for the preview screening on “An […]

Cooking up something special

November 4, 2013

I’ve been thinking about how to raise money for my Malawi Mission in aid of AMECA. Just tweeting and Facebooking the relevant links has done a pretty good job so far (I’m already at 40% of my target thanks to the wonderful people who have donated already) but I figure I’ll need to put in some […]

Tickets for Doctor Who 50th anniversary convention up for grabs

October 28, 2013

I’ve got a spare pair of tickets for the sold out official Doctor Who 50th anniversary celebration convention and I’m going to give them away as a thank you to someone who donates to my Malawi Mission. The tickets are adult tickets in the Ice Warrior entry group on Sunday 24th November. Next summer I […]

We’ve got Doctor Who coming from Venus, but we can’t get you from Maidstone

October 14, 2013

A telemessage arrived at home asking me to get in touch with the production office of ITV’s new Saturday morning kids show, WAC90. For some reason our telephone at home wasn’t working, and they had been trying to get in touch for several days. It was 1990, before the rise of the mobile phone. They wanted me […]

These shoes, they fit perfectly

October 7, 2013

I was at the BFI on Saturday for the latest in the 50th anniversary celebratory screenings of Doctor Who stories. And I should be writing about that. But yesterday was special for another reason: After the screening a whole collection of friends joined me in the bar at the BFI to have some slightly-premature informal […]