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Articles by Alasdair Shaw

Alasdair Shaw dabbled in Who throughout the 80s, but didn’t really get into it properly until 1989. His sense of timing has not improved over the years. He’s a third generation Who fan as well as a father of three. When not working as a lab technician or writing for Kasterborous Alasdair runs the Doctor Who Reprint Society for which he writes In Print and Dangling Threads. He’s a big fan of the Valeyard, but that’s neither here nor there. He has never worked for UNIT and is not related to Dr Liz Shaw.


The Answer Phone

At first glance the room was empty, artificial twilight disturbed only by the occasional flickering light of a console that stood in the centre of the room. A low hum filled the room, coming from advanced Gallifreyan technology which had gone to great lengths to disguise itself as Victorian Steampunk. An inhumanly sensitive ear had…


Tales from the Red Planet: Welcome to Mars

At first glance it could have been mistaken for an especially bright star. It wasn’t until the sentry’s scanner lingered slightly longer than it should have that the object’s true nature was revealed – an unknown spacecraft carrying uninvited, and possibly unwelcome, guests. The sentry smiled to himself. He had presumed this was going to be…

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