Monday, 31 October 2016

Doctor Who On This Day #305

1964 Planet of Giants, Episode 1 first screened on BBC1
1966 - The Chase, Episodes 1 and 5, The Time Meddler, Episode 3: A Battle of Wits and Galaxy 4, Episode 3: Air Lock repeated and The Myth Makers, Episode 3: Death of a Spy first screened, all on ABC
1971 - The Mind Robber, Episode 1 and The Silurians, Episodes 6 and 7 repeated 
and The Ambassadors of Death, Episodes 2, 3 and 5 repeated and Episode 6 first screened, all on ABC
1974 Colony in Space, Episode 6, Day of the Daleks, Episode 4, The Curse of Peladon, Episode 3, The Sea Devils, Episode 6 and The Time Monster, Episode 
all repeated on ABC
1976 - The Ark in Space, Part 4 repeated on ABC
1978 The Masque of Mandragora, Part 1 and The Talons of Weng-Chiang, Part 
1 both repeated on ABC
1981 The Leisure Hive, Part 2 repeated on KQED Plus
1982 The Armageddon Factor Omnibus repeated on KQED Plus
1983 Planet of Evil, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on ABC; and Snakedance
Part 4 first screened on TV1 (NZ)
1984 The Green Death, Episode 4 repeated on ABC
1985 The Android Invasion, Part 1 repeated on KQED Plus
1986 The Two Doctors, Part 4 (of 6) repeated on KQED Plus
1987 - Revenge of the Cybermen, Part 3 repeated on KQED Plus; and Pyramids
 of Mars, Part 2 first screened on Super Channel (UK)
1988 Time and the Rani, Part 1 first screened on repeated on ABC
1989 The Power of Kroll, Part 3 repeated on KQED Plus; and Paradise Towers
Part 4 repeated on ABC
1990 The Monster of Peladon, Part 4 repeated on KQED Plus; and Battlefield
Part 2 first screened on ABC
1991 Attack of the Cybermen, Part 2 (of 4) repeated on KQED Plus
1992 State of Decay Omnibus repeated on KQED Plus
1993 The Masque of Mandragora Omnibus repeated on UK Gold; and The 
Invisible EnemyPart 4 repeated on ABC
1994 Planet of Evil Omnibus repeated on KQED Plus; and Timelash, Parts
2 and 3 (of 4) both repeated on UK Gold
1995 The Seeds of Doom, Part 2 repeated on UK Gold
1996 The War Games, Episode 7 repeated on UK Gold
1997 -  The Daleks, Episode 6: The Ordeal first screened on Space; and The 
Power of Kroll, Part 4 repeated on UKTV (Aus)
1998 The Sensorites Omnibus repeated on MPT; The Krotons Omnibus 
repeated on UK Gold; The War Games, Episodes 7 and 8 both repeated on NHPTV; The Ambassadors of Death, Episodes 5 and 6 both repeated on Iowa PTV; The Three Doctors Omnibus repeated on UKTV (Aus); Revenge of the Cybermen, Parts 1 and 2 both first screened on BBC America; Horror of  Fang 
Rock, Parts 2 and 3 both repeated on BBC Prime; and Enlightenment Omnibus repeated on WUFT
1999 The Time Monster, Episodes 1 and 2 both repeated on KBTC; The Three Doctors, Episode 4 and Carnival of Monsters, Episode 1 both repeated on WCET; 
The Green Death, Episode 5 repeated on NHPTV; Invasion of the Dinosaurs, Parts
 1 and 2 both repeated on BBC Choice; The Sontaran Experiment, Part 1 repeated 
on Space; Pyramids of Mars, Part 4 repeated on Lakeshore PTV; Planet of Evil
Part 4 repeated on Twin Cities PTV; The Brain of Morbius Omnibus repeated on MPT; The Hand of Fear, Part 2 repeated on WQED; Horror of Fang Rock, Part 
1 repeated on MPBN and MiND and Part 2 repeated on MiND; The Sun Makers 
Omnibus repeated on KRWG; The Androids of Tara Omnibus repeated on KNME; 
Logopolis Omnibus repeated on UK Gold; Resurrection of the Daleks, Part 4 (of 
4) repeated on WUSF; and The Caves of Androzani Omnibus repeated on KSPS
2000 - The Mind of Evil, Episode 5 repeated on Prime; The Green Death, Episode 3 repeated on UKTV (Aus); and The Hand of Fear, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated 
on BBC America
2001 Warriors of the Deep, Part 3 repeated on UKTV (Aus); and The Twin 
Dilemma, Part 3 repeated on BBC Prime
2002 - State of Decay, Part 2 repeated on BBC Kids (Canada)
2003 The Deadly Assassin Omnibus and Logopolis, Parts 1 and 2 all repeated 
on UKTV (Aus); The Sun MakersParts 3 and 4 both repeated on BBC Kids
(Canada); and The Armageddon Factor, Parts 5 and 6 both repeated on UK 
2004 The Daemons, Episodes 3 to 5 all repeated on KBTC; The Hand of Fear
Part 3 repeated on NHPTV; Warriors' GatePart 3 repeated on KUED; The 
Keeper of Traken, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on Iowa PTV; Snakedance, Part 
repeated on WILL; Terror of the Vervoids Omnibus repeated on UK Gold; and
 The Happiness Patrol, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on MiND
2005 The King's Demons, Part 1 repeated on ABC; and Adventures in Space 
and Time and Carnival of Monsters (factual) both repeated on UK Gold
2006 The Empty Child first screened on NHK BS3 (Japan)
2007 Bad Wolf and The Parting of the Ways both repeated on France 4; and 
The Impossible Planet repeated on UK Gold
2008 The Creature from the Pit, Part 4 and City of Death, Part 1 both first screened on MTV3 SciFi; and Love & Monsters first screened on Syfy (Germany)
2009 - Rose and The End of the World both repeated on Syfy (Russia); Daleks
 in ManhattanEvolution of the Daleks and 42 all repeated on Syfy (Spain);
The Sontaran Stratagem and Doctor Who Confidential Cutdown: Send in the
 Clones both repeated on UKTV (Aus); Sisters of the Flame first broadcast on 
Radio 7; and K9, Episode 1: Regeneration first screened on Disney XD (UK)
2010 The Doctor's Daughter repeated on WXXI
2011 - The Stones of Blood, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on Syfy (Aus); World 
War Three and Dalek both repeated on BBC America; The Satan Pit repeated on Watch; The Lodger repeated on UKTV (Aus); and The Adventure Games: The Gunpowder Plot released online
2012 Carnival of Monsters, Episodes 3 and 4 both repeated on Syfy (Aus); 
Voyage of the Damned and Partners in Crime both first screened on Fox
 (Germany); The God Complex repeated on BBC America; and Doctor Who Confidential Cutdown: After Effects repeated on UKTV (Aus)
2013 The Stones of Blood, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on Syfy (Aus); Bad 
Wolf repeated on UKTV (Aus); Fear Her repeated on EBRU; Last of the Time 
Lords repeated on Syfy (Portugal); Journey's EndDoctor Who Confidential: 
You've Got the Look and Call Me the Doctor all repeated on BBC Entertainment 
Asia Pacific; The Pandorica OpensThe Big Bang and The Impossible Astronaut 
all repeated on Watch; A Christmas Carol repeated on France 4; Closing Time
 repeated on ABC2; The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe repeated on TV3 (Spain); Dinosaurs on a Spaceship repeated on WTTW Prime; The Bells of Saint John and The Rings of Akhaten both repeated on BBC Brazil HD; Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS repeated on RAI4; and Doctor Who Confidential: Monsters Inc. repeated on BBC Entertainment Europe, Romania and Middle East

2014 The Curse of Peladon, Episodes 1 and 2 both first screened on Retro TV; 
The Ribos Operation, Parts 1 and 2 both first screened on Horror; Army of Ghosts 
repeated on Watch; Daleks in Manhattan and Evolution of the Daleks both repeated 
on UKTV (NZ); Blink, Night Terrors and Hide all repeated on BBC America; The 
Fires of Pompeii, Planet of the Ood, The Sontaran Stratagem and The Doctor's Daughter all repeated on Syfy (Aus); The Poison Sky repeated on Syfy (Aus) and KCPT2; The Rebel Flesh repeated on KLRU; The Girl Who Waited and The God Complex both repeated on BBC America and Really Scary TV; A Good Man Goes 
to War repeated on YLE TV2; Closing Time repeated on BBC Nordic HD and BBC 
Polska HD; Dinosaurs on a Spaceship and A Town Called Mercy both repeated on 
Jeem TV (Middle East); The Power of Three repeated on WTTW Prime; Listen 
repeated on BBC America and DR3; Mummy on the Orient Express first screened 
on BBC Entertainment Latin America HD and repeated on BBC Brazil HD; and 
Doctor Who Extra: In the Forest of the Night repeated on BBC Red Button

2015 The Daleks, Episode 1: The Dead Planet repeated on KMOS; The Sea 
Devils, Episodes 3 and 4 both repeated on UNC-MX; The Green DeathEpisodes 
1 and 2 and Horror of Fang Rock Omnibus all repeated on Retro TV; Daleks in Manhattan, Evolution of the DaleksThe Lazarus Experiment and 42 all repeated
 on Syfy (Aus); The Family of BloodUtopiaThe Sound of Drums and Last of the Time Lords all repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific; Blink repeated on BBC America and BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific; Voyage of the Damned repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific and UNC-MX; Journey's EndThe Next Doctor and 
Planet of the Dead all repeated on UKTV (Aus); Night Terrors, The God Complex, 
The Crimson Horror and Listen all repeated on BBC America; Asylum of the Daleks
Dinosaurs on a SpaceshipThe Angels Take Manhattan and The Snowmen all 
repeated on Fox (Germany); A Town Called Mercy and The Power of Three both 
repeated on BBC Entertainment Europe, Romania and Middle East and Fox; The 
Bells of Saint JohnThe Rings of Akhaten and Cold War all repeated on BBC Nordic
 HD, BBC Polska HD and Fox; Hide repeated on BBC America, BBC Nordic HD, BBC Polska HD and Fox; Into the Dalek first screened on Jeem TV (Middle East); Kill the Moon repeated on WGVU; Mummy on the Orient Express repeated on BBC America, OETA and Syfy (Aus); The Witch's Familiar repeated on DR3; Before the Flood first screened on BBC First (RSA) and repeated on FX (India); The Girl Who Died first screened on BBC First (RSA) and repeated on BBC First (Benelux); The Woman Who Lived first screened on BBC First (RSA) and repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific; and The Zygon Invasion first screened on BBC1 and BBC HD

2016 - The Sea Devils, Episodes 3 and 4 both repeated on WETA-UK; The Ark
in Space, Part 4 and The Sontaran Experiment, Part 1 both repeated on Retro 
TV; Rise of the Cybermen repeated on BBC Polska HD; Blink, Silence in the Library, Midnight, The God Complex, Hide, Listen, Mummy on the Orient Express, 
The Zygon InvasionThe Zygon Inversion, Sleep No MoreFace the Raven and 
Heaven Sent all repeated on BBC America; The Doctor's Daughter and The Bells 
of Saint John both repeated on Syfy (Aus); The Eleventh Hour repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific; The Lodger repeated on RAI4 and The Zone; The Pandorica Opens repeated on RAI4; The Witch's Familiar and Under the Lake both repeated on Fox (Germany); The Science of Doctor Who (2013) and The Destinations of Doctor Who both repeated on Syfy (Latin America); and Class
Episode first screened on ABC2 and repeated on BBC First (Middle East) and 

Sunday, 30 October 2016

Doctor Who On This Day #304

1964 100,000 BC, Episode 1: An Unearthly Child repeated and The Daleks, 
Episode 3: The Escape first screened, both on TV1 (NZ) 
1965 The Myth Makers, Episode 3: Death of a Spy first screened on BBC1
1970 The Tomb of the Cybermen, Episodes 2 and 4 both repeated on TV1 
(NZ); and The Seeds of Death, Episodes 2 and 4 both repeated and Episode 
first screened, all on ABC 
1974 Colony in Space, Episode 5, Day of the Daleks, Episode 3, The Curse of 
Peladon, Episode 2, The Sea Devils, Episode 5 and The Time Monster, Episode 
3 all repeated on ABC
1976 The Deadly Assassin, Part 1 first screened on BBC1
1977 Death to the Daleks, Part 1 and The Monster of Peladon, Part 6 both 
repeated on ABC
1978 - Writer Brian Hayles died in Britain, aged 48; and The Seeds of Doom
Part 6 and The Robots of Death, Part 4 both repeated on ABC
1979 The Masque of Mandragora, Part 4 repeated on ABC
1981 The Leisure Hive, Part 1 repeated on KQED Plus
1984 The Green Death, Episode 3 repeated on ABC
1985 Pyramids of Mars, Part 4 repeated on KQED Plus
1986 Genesis of the Daleks, Part 6 repeated on ABC; and The Two Doctors
Part 3 (of 6) repeated on KQED Plus
1987 - Revenge of the Cybermen, Part 2 repeated on KQED Plus
1989 Paradise Towers, Part 3 repeated on ABC
1990 The Monster of Peladon, Part 3 repeated on KQED Plus; and Battlefield
Part 1 first screened on ABC
1991 Attack of the Cybermen, Part 1 (of 4) repeated on KQED Plus
1993 Ghost Light Omnibus repeated on KQED Plus
1994 The King's Demons Omnibus and The Five Doctors both repeated on 
UK Gold
1995 Resurrection of the Daleks Omnibus repeated on KQED Plus
1996 The War Games, Episode 6 repeated on UK Gold; and Doctor Who TV 
Movie first screened on TV2 (NZ)
1997 - BBC Head of Drama Sydney Cecil Newman died in Toronto, Canada, 
aged 80; The Daleks, Episode 5: The Expedition first screened on Space; and
The Power of Kroll, Part 3 repeated on UKTV (Aus)
1998 The Daleks, Episode 6: The Ordeal repeated on Space; and The Deadly Assassin, Part 1 repeated on UKTV (Aus)
1999 - The Ambassadors of Death, Episode 7 repeated on Space; The Green 
Death, Episode 6 and The Time Warrior, Part 1 both repeated on Iowa PTV; 
The Seeds of Doom, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on BBC America; The Hand of 
Fear, Part 1 first screened on Prairie PTV; The Talons of Weng-Chiang Omnibus
 repeated on UKTV (Aus); and Destiny of the Daleks, Part 3 repeated on BBC
2000 - The Mind of Evil, Episode 4 repeated on Prime; The Green Death
Episode 2 repeated on UKTV (Aus); The Masque of Mandragora, Parts 3 and 
4 both repeated on BBC America; and Delta and the Bannermen Omnibus 
repeated on KQED Plus
2001 Warriors of the Deep, Part 2 repeated on UKTV (Aus)
2002 - State of Decay, Part 1 repeated on BBC Kids (Canada)
2003 The Sensorites, Episode 5: Kidnap repeated on ABC; The Sun Makers
Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on BBC Kids (Canada); and The Armageddon 
Factor, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on UK Gold
2004 Mindwarp Omnibus repeated on UK Gold
2005 Enlightenment Omnibus repeated on UK Gold
2007 Boom Town repeated on NHK BS3 (Japan)The Girl in the Fireplace 
repeated on UKTV (Aus); and The Idiot's Lantern repeated on UK Gold
2008 The Creature from the Pit, Parts 2 and 3 both first screened on MTV3 
SciFi; and The Satan Pit first screened on Syfy (Germany)
2009 World War Three repeated on Syfy (Spain); The Sarah Jane Adventures: 
The Wedding of Sarah Jane Smith, Episode  2 first screened on BBC1; and 
Greatest Moments: The Enemies repeated on BBC3
2010 - The Impossible Planet and The Satan Pit both repeated on Syfy 
(Germany); and The Hungry Earth repeated on Syfy (Spain)
2011 The War Games, Episodes 1 and 2 both repeated on KBTC; The Stones 
of Blood, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on Syfy (Aus); Aliens of London repeated 
on Watch; and The Eleventh Hour repeated on MPTV
2012 Carnival of Monsters, Episodes 1 and 2 both repeated on Syfy (Aus); 
Night Terrors repeated on UKTV (Aus); The Girl Who Waited repeated on BBC America; and Greatest Moments: Time Travel repeated on ABC2
2013 The Stones of Blood, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on Syfy (Aus); Boom Town repeated on UKTV (Aus); Tooth and ClawCold BloodVincent and the 
Doctor and The Lodger all repeated on Watch; Love & Monsters repeated on 
EBRU; Army of GhostsThe Curse of the Black SpotThe Doctor's WifeThe
 Rebel Flesh and The Almost People all repeated on BBC America; The Sound 
of Drums repeated on Syfy (Portugal); Turn Left, The Stolen Earth, Doctor 
Who Confidential: The Writer's Tale and All About the Girl all repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific; The God Complex repeated on ABC2; The Wedding 
of River Song repeated on TV3 (Spain); The Bells of Saint John and The Rings
 of Akhaten both repeated on BBC Entertainment Latin America HD; Hide 
repeated on RAI4; and Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS first screened 
on Ztélé
2014 The Daemons, Episodes 4 and 5 both first screened on Retro TV; 
The Sun Makers, Parts 3 and 4 both first screened on Horror; Warriors' Gate
Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on Syfy (Aus); The Age of Steel, The Idiot's 
Lantern, The Lazarus Experiment, Midnight, The Vampires of Venice, Day of 
the Moon and Asylum of the Daleks all repeated on BBC America; Fear Her 
repeated on Watch; Smith and Jones repeated on UKTV (NZ); The Sontaran Stratagem repeated on KCPT2; The Almost People repeated on YLE TV2; The 
Girl Who Waited repeated on Really Scary TV; The Power of Three repeated on WTTW Prime; In the Forest of the Night repeated on BBC2; and The Ultimate 
Time Lord repeated on Space
2015 - The Sea Devils, Episodes 1 and 2 both repeated on UNC-MX and 
Episodes 4 and 5 both repeated on Horror; Carnival of MonstersEpisodes 3 
and 4 both repeated on Retro TV; Rise of the Cybermen and The Age of Steel
both repeated on EBRU; The Impossible Planet, The Lazarus Experiment, 42
 and Human Nature all repeated on Syfy (Aus); The Shakespeare Code repeated 
on TV Cultura; Daleks in Manhattan and Evolution of the Daleks both repeated on BBC America and Syfy (Aus); Utopia, The Sound of Drums and Voyage of 
the Damned all repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific; The Waters of Mars repeated on KCPT2; Hide repeated on BBC Nordic HD and BBC Polska HD;
Nightmare in Silver and The Name of the Doctor both repeated on UKTV (NZ); 
 The Caretaker repeated on KLRU; The Magician's Apprentice screened at 
Cinema Astraat, Lucca (Italy); The Witch's Familiar first screened on DR3; 
Before the Flood repeated on FX (India); and The Woman Who Lived repeated on BBC2 and Space
2016 The Edge of DestructionEpisode 2 and The Keys of Marinus, Episode 
1: The Sea of Death both repeated on KBTC; The Time Monster Omnibus 
repeated on MPTV; The Sontaran ExperimentPart 2 repeated on KRWG;
Revenge of the Cybermen Omnibus repeated on WVPB; The Hand of Fear 
Omnibus repeated on WXXI and Iowa PTV; The Deadly Assassin Omnibus 
repeated on WILL; Horror of Fang Rock Omnibus repeated on KERA; Under-
world, Part 4 repeated on KPTS; The Pirate Planet Omnibus repeated on
 WFWA; The Androids of Tara Omnibus repeated on WSRE; The Armageddon Factor Omnibus repeated on WYCC; Full Circle Omnibus repeated on KAKM; 
Logopolis Omnibus repeated on Idaho PTV; Tooth and Claw, School Reunion 
and The Girl in the Fireplace all repeated on BBC Polska HD; The Poison Sky 
and The Girl Who Died both repeated on Syfy (Aus); The Hungry Earth first 
screened on TLC TV (Turkey); Closing Time, The Wedding of River Song and 
The Culture Show Special: Me, You and Doctor Who all repeated on Watch; 
The Crimson Horror, Nightmare in Silver and The Name of the Doctor all 
repeated on Syfy (Spain); Robot of Sherwood repeated on KLRU; Time Heist 
and The Caretaker both repeated on BBC Entertainment Europe; The Husbands 
of River Song repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific; and Class, Episode 
3 first screened on Space