Blue Peter, 1958

Happy Birthday Blue Peter, 60 Years Old Today ! No it's not a typing error.  Blue Peter has been on our screens for 60 years today.The popular children's magazine program first broadcast in 1958 on BBC1, h...

Doctor Who – Galaxy 4

Doctor Who - Galaxy 4, 1965 For a TV series envisaged to last ten episodes Doctor Who was still going strong as it reached it's third season.  The show's third season would be William Hartnell's last full seas...

Doctor Who – The Massacre

Doctor Who - The Massacre Of St Bartholomew's Eve, 1966 After the epic Daleks Masterplan Doctor Who returns to a four part story.Generally known among fans as The Massacre this was the fifth story in what ...

Doctor Who – The Ark

Doctor Who - The Ark, 1966 The fifth story in season three (and to think the show had been envisaged as running for ten weeks) and the first full story to feature Dodo as one of The Doctor's travelling compani...

Doctor Who – The Celestial Toymaker

Doctor Who - The Celestial Toymaker, 1966 The Celestial Toymaker is the sixth story in the show's third season.  Originally broadcast in four weekly parts in 1966, it sees the Doctor and his companions pitted ...

Doctor Who – The Gunfighters

Doctor Who - The Gunfighters, 1966 The seventh story in the third and William Hartnell's final full season of Doctor Who.  There were two remaining stories in this season and Hartnell would appear in the first...

Doctor Who, The Savages

Doctor Who, The Savages, 1966 The eighth and penultimate story in Doctor Who's third season.  The Savages was first broadcast in four weekly parts in 1966 and was the first story not to featurte individual epi...