Category Archives: Classic Series News

Doctor Who Magazine 515

  It’s the end of an era as Doctor Who Magazine prepares to say goodbye to the Steven Moffat years and also to its own Editor, Tom Spilsbury. We predict that issue 515 of Doctor Who Magazine will quickly become

R.I.P. DEBORAH WATLING (1948 – 2017)

Doctor Who World is saddened to report the passing of Deborah Watling. Watling played companion Victoria Waterfield in the classic era of Doctor Who. She joined the Second Doctor first in 1967’s “The Evil of the Daleks”, and left in

Doctor Who Magazine 514

Looking ahead to the series 10 finale, the latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine contains interviews with both Masters. John Simm tells the magazine about playing the Master with a beard:Yeah, I just grew it, and turned up at the

1967 Original Ice Warrior Head Found and Preserved

Once of the original Ice Warrior masks, first used in the 1967 Second Doctor story, has been found and restored by Toybox Treasures. The prop thought to have been used in Doctor Who in both the Troughton and Pertwee era’s,

Doctor Who Magazine 513

Two covers are out for next months Doctor Who Magazine which will you choose? The Ice Warriors and the Cybermen are on their way back to Doctor Who – so we have a choice of TWO monsters covers for our

Philip Hinchcliffe honoured by DWAS

Former Doctor Who producer Philip Hinchcliffe has been honoured with an award for outstanding contribution to the programme, presented by the Doctor Who Appreciation Society, or DWAS. Hinchcliffe was the producer of Doctor Who from 1975-1977, one of its most

Doctor Who Magazine 512

Issue 512 of Doctor Who Magazine includes an exclusive interview with guest star David Suchet who plays the enigmatic Landlord in this weeks episode Knock Knock… I suppose I so became so associated with Poirot, but when they invited me

Doctor Who Magazine 511

Doctor Who Magazine Issue #511 previews the new series. Contents include: An exclusive interview with Pearl Mackie who plays new companion Bill Potts Previews of the first three episodes of the 2017 season – The Pilot, Smile and Thin Ice,

Delia Derbyshire honoured

Delia Derbyshire is to be honoured in her hometown of Coventry by having a road named after her. The creation of Derbyshire Way will pay tribute to the musician, who will forever be remembered for her work in realising the

Happy birthday Doctor Who

Today marks the anniversary of the first ever episode of the series – An Unearthly Child everal individuals share credit for establishing Doctor Who in 1963, but it is generally accepted that the original impetus for the series, as well