Review: Torchwood – Deadbeat Escape

Review by Doctor Squee (Host of Gallifrey Stands Podcast)


When Hywel Roberts (Gareth Pierce) decides to break up his journey home to his ailing father he stops at the Travellers Halt. The problem is, his stay might be for considerably longer than the night and the man who greets him with his room seems somewhat off and calls himself Billis Manger (Murray Melvin). Continue reading

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Review: Torchwood – Goodbye Piccadilly

Review by Doctor Squee (Host of Gallifrey Stands Podcast)


PC Andy (Tom Price) wakes up in the 1950’s naked, chained to a bed (don’t you just hate when that happens!); when he finds he is joined by (and was brought there by) Folgate (Samuel Barnett) things go from the ridiculous to the sublime. Continue reading

Doctor Who spin-off ‘Class’ returns in Big Finish audio

The Doctor Who spin off CLASS created by Young Adult author Patrick Ness returns in six new audio tales from Big Finish Productions. Coming out in August 2018, six new adventures from the world of Coal Hill Academy.
Coal Hill School (later Academy) was introduced in the first television episode of Doctor Who, An Unearthly Child, in 1963, and has had numerous appearances ever since including the 50th Anniversary Special, The Day of the DoctorClass, a Doctor Who spin-off series created by young adult author Patrick Ness, consisted of eight episodes in a self-contained series that were broadcast in 2016. But Coal Hill Academy still has more secrets hidden in its walls…

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Review: Torchwood – We Always Get Out Alive

Review by Doctor Squee (Host of Gallifrey Stands Podcast)


Gwen (Eve Myles) & Rhys (Kai Owen) are on the way back from another day saved as the ‘Torchwood Two’. But as they drive home in seemingly good spirits, trying to get back before the babysitter gives up on them, they find a quiet drive home may not be on the cards. Continue reading

Review: Torchwood – Believe

Review by Doctor Squee (Host of Gallifrey Stands Podcast)


The great match up of Guy Adams writing & Scott Handcock directing this Torchwood 3-part special event release are bringing back together the full classic Torchwood team from the first two series. It’s set just before the end of Torchwood series 2. Continue reading

Review: Torchwood – The Death Of Captain Jack

Review by Doctor Squee (Host of Gallifrey Stands Podcast)


Ok, who Didn’t want to see James Masters back in Torchwood? Yep, no one in their right mind (sorry if you said no, but your wrong on this one, deal with it!) And right from the get go he reminds you of how fun the character of Captain John Hart was/is. Like Captain Jack but without the pesky morals and even more sexually open just when you thought that wasn’t possible. Continue reading

Review: Gallifrey – Time War

Review by Doctor Squee (Host of Gallifrey Stands Podcast)


Big Finish, already being all over the Time War, now brings the Gallifrey gang into the fray. Continue reading

Review: Torchwood – Aliens Among Us (Part 3)

Review by Doctor Squee (Host of Gallifrey Stands Podcast)


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Original Torchwood team returns in new Big Finish audio series ‘Believe’

The full Torchwood team – Captain Jack Harkness, Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Owen Harper and Toshiko Sato – are reunited in this new full-cast drama!
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Review: Torchwood – Aliens Among Us (Part 2)

Review by Doctor Squee (Host of Gallifrey Stands Podcast)


Torchwood return for the second of their outings set after the events of Miracle Day (check out our review of Part 1 here). This set fleshes out the characters introduced in the first boxset and the larger new Torchwood world and deepens the plot with the new Alien menace. Continue reading