❉ We continue our ‘found footage’ retrospective with BBC TV’s infamous Halloween spooktacular, Ghostwatch!
❉ On 16 October, the British Museum held a special event devoted to the Folk Horror Revival – the first event of its kind.
❉ Candy Jar Books have reprinted Philip Martin’s novelisation of the classic gritty 1970s British drama, ‘Gangsters’.
❉ The surviving episodes of Spike Milligan’s Q5, Q6, and Q7 on DVD for the first time.
❉ Andrew Davies’ retelling of the classic tale of the knights of the Round Table comes to DVD for the very first time in the UK.
❉ Obverse Books announce the first indepth study of the late Victoria Wood’s popular BBC sitcom, ‘dinnerladies’.
❉ Here’s an assessment of the promotion of ‘Class’ to date, camouflaged as commute-friendly churnalism. Number 7 will make you burst!
❉ Fifty years ago today, the Cyberman appeared for the first time on TV screens. Here, we uncover the story of their creator.
❉ Fifty years ago today, SF series ‘Out of the Unknown’ returned with The Machine Stops – “one of the most cult things ever shown on mainstream TV.”
✻ The missing link between Sgt Pepper and Blow Up.