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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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Closing Date For The Doctor Who Experience Confirmed as 9th September

Closing Date For The Doctor Who Experience Confirmed as 9th September

The Doctor Who Experience is to mark the attraction’s closure with a whole summer jam-packed with tours and activities. After a successful, five-year tenure in Cardiff, visitors are invited to join a number of special events before the venue closes its doors on 9th September. The summer holidays mark the return of the Filming Location Walking Tours. This final season of tours, starting from the 8th July, are a 75 minute walk in and around Cardiff Bay and feature sites…

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Sylvester McCoy reveals what he loves about Newcastle as he appears at Comic Con

Sylvester McCoy reveals what he loves about Newcastle as he appears at Comic Con

He may have travelled to the furthest reaches of the universe, but Geordies won’t be surprised to learn that The Doctor loves the Toon. Appearing at Newcastle’s Film and Comic Con this weekend, Sylvester McCoy, the actor who played the seventh incarnation of the time-travelling hero in the BBC TV series Doctor Who, spoke about his love for the city. He told us he was visiting to “celebrate science fiction and fantasy” at the annual festival, but he was happy…

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Darth Vader and Doctor Who are visiting Hull for Humber Unleashed

Darth Vader and Doctor Who are visiting Hull for Humber Unleashed

It’s May 4, which means fans of a certain film saga will be wishing people well in the typical Jedi style. But the excitement of Star Wars doesn’t have to only reoccur every May in East Yorkshire, because it has just been announced the actual Darth Vader will be coming to Hull. Unleashed Events are proud to announce that Spencer Wilding, who played the Sith Lord in Rogue One, will be making one of his first UK appearances since the…

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WORLD PREMIERE: DOCTOR WHO MEETS THE WORLD OF HARGREAVES LAUNCH DAY

WORLD PREMIERE: DOCTOR WHO MEETS THE WORLD OF HARGREAVES LAUNCH DAY

This weekend sees the global launch of the new book range celebrating both Doctor Who and the World of Hargreaves – known for the Mr. Men and Little Miss series. For more details on the books, click here. The Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff will be hosting the launch day with world exclusives, live events and competitions ahead of the publication day of Dr. First, Dr. Fourth, Dr. Eleventh and Dr. Twelfth on April 25, 2017. Purchase tickets here. Check…

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MONSTER DAY OUT – EASTER BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND

MONSTER DAY OUT – EASTER BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND

This Saturday The Doctor Who Experience welcomes back Mike Tucker to launch the next stage of their restoration project, and kick off voting for the classic monsters you want to see restored. All part of our monster day of fun! This spring sees the return of Doctor Who to our screens and to celebrate a new series of exciting adventures and monsters – old and new – the Doctor Who Experience is holding a special Easter Monster Day on Saturday 15…

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Charity Doctor Who convention in Bedford this weekend

Charity Doctor Who convention in Bedford this weekend

Bedford’s third Doctor Who charity convention is coming up on Saturday 8th April. Bedford Who Charity Cons are fairly new on the convention scene, but it’s worth saying that they’ve established a fine reputation as fun, relaxed, friendly and informal events, with audiences and guests equally strong in their praise. This year, Maureen O’Brien will be coming; Maureen’s very seldom able to make Doctor Who conventions and this is a rare opportunity to meet her. Organiser Simon Danes wants to…

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DOCTOR WHO AT THE BFI & RADIO TIMES TV FESTIVAL

DOCTOR WHO AT THE BFI & RADIO TIMES TV FESTIVAL

Doctor Who fans are in for a real treat next month at the BFI & Radio Times Festival in London with some exciting events. Taking place on April 7 – 9, 2017, the three-day festival gathers the stars and behind-the-scenes talent of many of the world’s greatest television shows for various events, screenings and panels. Take a look at the Doctor Who related events below and visit the website for full details here. DOCTOR WHO A panel discussion with executive producer Brian Minchin and…

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