Contrary to reports elsewhere on the web, the BBC received just a handful of complaints about the nature and content of the third episode of Doctor Who. In a response published on their complaints website, the BBC said: “Doctor Who is famously remembered by adults as being the family teatime programme which they watched from […]
The media reaction to episode three, The Unquiet Dead, has been overwhelmingly positive. The Herald called the plot “ingenious stuff” while the Guardian contains a gushing review by Rupert Smith in which he describes Mark Gatiss’s script as “a rich stew of genuine horror and gleeful clich�,” As previously reported, the BBC made much of […]
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!