Doctor Who News

All the latest Doctor Who news collected from around the web. Our sources include Twitter, Facebook, Google Alerts and Doctor Who Magazine, press releases from the BBC, Big Finish, AudioGo and others, as well as our readers! If you have a news story, please let us know!

News is compiled and edited by Christian Cawley, with help from Philip Bates. Our news team consists of Christian, Philip, Andrew Reynolds and Meredith Burnett.

David Maloney Dies

1960s & 70s Doctor Who director David Maloney has died, reports the BBC’s Official Doctor Who site. The director was responsible for some of Doctor Who’s most iconic moments in serials such as the Patrick Troughton-era The Mind Robber and The War Games as well as various 1970s adventures, such as the Third Doctor adventures…

Peter Hawkins Dies

One of the best-known voices in Doctor Who as well as children’s favourites “Bill and Ben the Flowerpot Men” and “Captain Pugwash”, Peter Hawkins, has died recently at the age of 82. A man of many voices, Hawkins was also the original voice of Zippy in the ITV children’s series “Rainbow” – a job that…

Doctor Who Interviews

The Impossible Planet/The Satan Pit actor Will Thorp was interviewed recently by a local newspaper in Woking. Interviewed while appearing in “Strangers on a Train” (alongside Sixth Doctor Colin Baker), icStaines.co.uk, and it seems that the actor enjoyed his part – hardly surprising really! In the two-part story he played an archaeologist called Toby who…

Doomsday Reaction

The climax of Series 2 has garnered an excellent audience response, with DWAS reporting 7.7 million viewers according to the overnight average, that’s a share of 43%! The Daily Record meanwhile reports that the figure peaked at 8.3 million. Much media focus however seems to be on the concluding moments of the episode, which feature…

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