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Maggie Stables

It was announced today that the actor Maggie Stables died on Friday night after a long illness. She was not a household name — she was only ever really known for one part — but she was wonderful in that … Continue reading

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Big Finish Productions: A Beginner’s Guide

Several people have said to me over the years that they wished they knew where to start with Big Finish’s Doctor Who stories and spin-off ranges. Big Finish have a page themselves with some suggestions of where to start, but … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Bigger On The Outside – Unbound: Deadline and Auld Mortality

I’ve written before , in my book Sci-Ence! Justice Leak! [Paperback Kindle (US) Kindle (UK) All other ebook formats]. about Rob Shearman’s Doctor Who Unbound story Deadline, and I’m going to try not to repeat myself too much in this … Continue reading

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Gallifrey Series IV

I come to Big Finish’s new Gallifrey series from a slightly different angle from most of its listeners. I listened to the first three series several years ago, and was unimpressed – I remember the first series as being moderately … Continue reading

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Big Finish: Peri And The Piscon Paradox

Big Finish’s output has been very, very variable recently. In the last couple of years, since they started doing ‘trilogies’ rather than stand-alone stories, they’ve become increasingly likely to do complicated continuity-twisting stories – the Sixth Doctor travelling with the … Continue reading

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Linkblogging For 18/03/10

Shame about Alex Chilton. One of the greats gone… Via Tez Burke, here’s a five-CD set of ‘toytown music’, that style of English baroque pop which combined piccolo trumpets and lyrics about toy soldiers and childhood. Follow the rapidshare links … Continue reading

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A Big Finish A Week 18: Omega

Well, it’s actually more than a fortnight since the last one, but given the circumstances, I hope you can forgive me. (There are a *lot* of people searching for Doctor Who today, aren’t there? And I appear, when I look … Continue reading

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