For the third week in a row Christopher Eccleston and Doctor Who have delivered the BBC a ratings victory over ITV’s Ant & Dec. According to overnight figures (and the official Who website) 8.3 million viewers (36.7% of the available audience) tuned in to see the Doctor and Rose team up with Charles Dickens in […]
According to the BBC press pack for TV shows airing Week 17 (23-29 April) some old friends of The Doctor’s are to return in the episode World War III Appropriately in a story set in the present day and featuring an alien invasion of the UK…UNIT are back!
The official viewing figures for week ending Sunday 27 March have now been published by BARB. Rose, the opening episode of the new series, was the 3rd most watched programme that week with 10.81 million viewers. It was beaten only by Coronation Street and EastEnders. Link: BARB
With Doctor Who once again thrilling and scaring the nation�s youth we spoke to Lance Parkin, Doctor Who novel writer and former Emmerdale storyliner, about viewer responses to sex, violence and swearing on prime time television. Lance, can you explain how production teams approach the issue of responsibly portraying sexual and violent situations during prime […]