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The Final Day Of The Doctor Who Experience – Exclusive Report!

The Final Day Of The Doctor Who Experience – Exclusive Report!

Today, Saturday the 9th of September 2017, was the day all Doctor Who fans secretly wished wouldn’t arrive, the final day of The Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff Bay, South Wales.  The Gallifreyan Newsroom attended, together with three very good friends to bid it a fond farewell. A sad day? Well, yes, but also a day of celebration for an attraction that has become very much a Mecca for Doctor Who fans from right across the country and far beyond…

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There was a wedding proposal on the final opening day of the Doctor Who Experience

There was a wedding proposal on the final opening day of the Doctor Who Experience

Saturday 9th of September marked a sad day for Doctor Who fans as the Doctor Who Experience closed its doors for the final time. But a surprise proposal made the ending of the city landmark a truly magical event. The sci-fi experience has been based at the heart of Cardiff Bay for the past five years, attracting thousands of fans to walk the same streets as the likes of Peter Capaldi, Matt Smith and David Tennant. Tickets sold out for the last day of…

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The Doctor Who Experience Closing Day SOLD OUT!

The Doctor Who Experience Closing Day SOLD OUT!

After five years enchanting Doctor Who fans, The Doctor Who Experience is set to close this weekend, with the collection of Whoniverse props, sets and costumes facing an uncertain future as the BBC sci-fi series begins a new era. Here’s everything you need to know about the final days of the exhibition. When is the Doctor Who Experience closing? The Experience will officially close on Saturday 9th September, though tickets are all sold out for the last day. Why is…

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Dr Who stars to attend as Leigh hosts its first Comic-Con event

Dr Who stars to attend as Leigh hosts its first Comic-Con event

A WORLDWIDE phenomenon is coming to Leigh for the first time. Dr Who stars John Leeson, Rosie Jane and Jon Davey will be among the famous faces at the Comic-Con event at Leigh Leisure Centre on Saturday, November 25. Comic book conventions have steadily grown in popularity since Comic-Con International was launched in San Diego in 1970 and now imitation events are held across the globe. They attract the some of the biggest names in film and TV as special…

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Sylvester McCoy heads to Weston Super Mare!

Sylvester McCoy heads to Weston Super Mare!

Sylvester McCoy, Doctor Who mark VII is coming to Somerset and he will be joined by Transformers, Daleks, a DeLorean, characters from Star Wars and so much more. Here’s everything you need to know about The Star of Time, Film and Comic Con event that’s about to take place in Weston-super-Mare.  What is it? From wizards of middle earth to one of sci-fi fans’ favourite on screen couples, the Stars of Time and Film Comic Con is landing in Weston’s Tropicana…

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Paul McGann heading to Isle of Wight Comic Con

Paul McGann heading to Isle of Wight Comic Con

DOCTOR Who star Paul McGann is heading to the Isle of Wight’s first Comic Con in November. McGann, who played the eighth doctor, became a cult movie hero for his leading role in the classic film Withnail and I, starring alongside Richard E. Grant. His career has also included performances in Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of the JG Ballard’s book Empire of the Sun, Ripper Street, Holby City, Waking the Dead and Luther. Comic Con is due to be held at…

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Doctor Who Experience’s Cosplay Celebration!

Doctor Who Experience’s Cosplay Celebration!

This is your chance to show off your incredible Doctor Who costumes at our biggest Cosplay Event YET at the Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff. Dust off your bow tie, unravel your Fourth Doctor’s scarf and head down to the Doctor Who Experience on Saturday 5th August, 2017 as we celebrate the best in Doctor Who cosplay. Need inspiration? Check out the video below as Doctor Who: The Fan Show host Christel Dee plus, friend of the show and cosplayer,…

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Doctor Who Experience announces final summer of activities

Doctor Who Experience announces final summer of activities

The popular Doctor Who Experience attraction in Cardiff will close its doors for the last time on September 9th, and BBC Worldwide has now announced the final summer of activities. On Saturday 22nd July, it kicks off the school summer holidays with a special Cybermen day. Cybermen will be patrolling the attraction, and Millennium FX will be revealing how the monsters are realised. Luke Spillane, of the Doctor Who Fan Show, will be presenting a Facebook Live transmission from the…

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SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2017 – DOCTOR WHO GIFT GUIDE

SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2017 – DOCTOR WHO GIFT GUIDE

The world’s biggest event for sci-fi fans takes place this week, San Diego Comic-Con! Not only is there an exciting Doctor Who panel, featuring the stars of the show and a 2017 Christmas Special preview (full details here), fans can also purchase some fantastic merchandise. BBC America have a special shop for all your Whovian needs with Doctor Who exclusives and items not available elsewhere yet. Just visit Booth #4129 at SDCC 2017 and check out our guide below. BBC SHOP EXCLUSIVES Kawaii Mug…

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GET READY FOR A CYBERMEN INVASION AT THE DOCTOR WHO EXPERIENCE

GET READY FOR A CYBERMEN INVASION AT THE DOCTOR WHO EXPERIENCE

Get ready for a Cybermen invasion this Saturday, July 22 at the Doctor Who Experience as we explore the world of the emotionless, deadly monsters. Throughout the day expert prosthetic artists Millennium FX will be hosting Cybermen workshops and talks about the creation of the Cybermen you see on your screens. Millennium FX will also be performing Cyber conversions for those who purchased the special Cyber upgrade. Relive the appearance of the Mondasian Cybermen in the Series 10 two-part finale in our special episode…

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