❉ First broadcast on this day in 1988, this marked a fresh and modern style for the classic series.
❉ A fondly-remembered serial from an era of thought-provoking and intelligent children’s drama.
❉ Whitakker’s first season finale was directed with all the urgency of a Sunday afternoon ramble…
❉ What new is there to say about the Eighth Doctor’s debut? Nick Mellish parties like it’s 1999… or 1996…
❉ Isn’t it good, Norwegian wood? Robert Fairclough reviews the latest episode.
❉ The legendary drama makes its Blu-Ray debut, including the director-approved widescreen edition.
❉ This anarchic show pushed the barriers of television as far as they could go – in the best possible taste.
❉ The moment has been prepared for! Season 18 Blu-Ray is available to pre-order from today.
❉ Michael Seely looks back on Alan Plater’s trilogy, 30 years on from the first airing of its last instalment.
❉ Despite its languid pacing (even for 1989), many elements of this BBC fantasy drama stand up beautifully.