Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Doctor Who On This Day #60

February 29th

1964 Marco Polo, Episode 2: The Singing Sands first screened on BBCtv
1968 - The Crusade, Episode 4: The WarlordsThe Space Museum, Episode 4: 
The Final PhaseThe Chase, Episode 4: Journey into TerrorThe Time Meddler, Episode 2: The Meddling Monk and Galaxy 4, Episode 2: Trap of Steel all 
repeated on ABC
1980 - Robot, Part 4 first screened on WTTW 11
1984 - The Sontaran ExperimentPart 1 repeated on KQED Plus; and Image 
of thFendahl, Part 2 repeated on ABC
1988 Destiny of the Daleks Omnibus repeated on WTTW 11; and The 
Sontaran Experiment, Part 1 repeated on TV de Galicia
1992 - The Ambassadors of Death, Episode 2 and Genesis of the Daleks 
Omnibus both repeated on KQED Plus; and Terror of the Autons, Episode 3 
repeated on TV2 NZ)
2000 - The Dalek Invasion of Earth, Episode 2: The Daleks repeated on UKTV 
(Aus); The Silurians, Episode 6 repeated on Space; Day of the Daleks, Episode 
2 first screened on TG4; and Genesis of the Daleks, Part 6 repeated on BBC2
2004 The War MachinesEpisodes 1 and 2 both repeated on KBTC; The Tomb
 of the Cybermen Omnibus repeated on MPT; The Claws of Axos, Episodes 2 and 3 both repeated on Colorado PTV; The Sontaran Experiment Omnibus repeated 
on UK Gold; Pyramids of Mars, Part 1 repeated on NHPTV; The Brain of Morbius,
 Part 4 repeated on WCNY; The Pirate PlanetParts 3 and 4 both repeated on 
Iowa PTV; Logopolis, Part 1 repeated on WILL; Kinda Omnibus repeated on BBC Kids (Can); Time FlightPart 4 repeated on KUED; Resurrection of the Daleks
Parts 1 and 2 (of 4) both repeated on MiND; and The Curse of Fenric, Parts 1 
and 2 both repeated on WCET
2008 Rose repeated on ABC2; The Empty Child and Doctor Who Confidential: 
Time Trouble  both repeated on WGVU; and The Family of Blood repeated on 
Syfy (US)
2012 Army of Ghosts repeated on BBC America; Partners in Crime repeated 
on BBC Entertainment India and ABC2; Journey's End repeated on Watch; The 
Beast Below repeated on France 4; A Good Man Goes to War and Let's Kill Hitler 
both first screened on Fox (FRG); Doctor Who Confidential Cutdown: Monsters 
Inc. repeated on UKTV (Aus); and Doctor Who Confidential Cutdown: A Noble 
Return repeated on ABC2
2016 The Web Planet, Episodes 1 and 2 both repeated on Retro TV; The Green DeathEpisodes 5 and 6 both repeated on WETA; The Ribos Operation Omnibus
 repeated on Horror; The Christmas Invasion repeated on ABC2; Human Nature
 and Into the Dalek both repeated on Syfy (Aus); The Eleventh Hour and The
 Beast Below both repeated on Einsfestival (FRG); The Time of Angels and 
Flesh and Stone both repeated on BBC America; The Power of Three and The 
Angels Take Manhattan both repeated on BBC Polska HD; Cold War repeated 
on Syfy (Spain); Deep Breath repeated KUAC; Robot of Sherwood repeated on 
LPB; Death in Heaven repeated on TV Cultura; Before the Flood repeated on 
BBC First (Middle East); Sleep No More first screened on TLC TV; and Hell Bent 
repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific

Doctor Who On This Day #59

1912 - Director Reginald Mervyn Pinfield born in Britain
1966 - The Dalek Invasion of EarthEpisode 6: Flashpoint and The Romans
Episode 3: Conspiracy both repeated and The Web Planet, Episode 3: Escape 
to Danger first screened, all on ABC
1968 - The Crusade, Episode 3: The Wheel of FortuneThe Space Museum, Episode 3: The SearchThe Chase, Episode 3: Flight Through EternityThe Time Meddler, Episode 1: The Watcher and Galaxy 4, Episode 1: Four Hundred Dawns
all repeated on ABC
1969 - Composer Murray Gold born in Portsmouth
1970 - Doctor Who and the Silurians, Episode 5 first screened on BBC1
1976 The Seeds of Doom, Part 5 first screened on BBC1
1978 Pyramids of Mars, Part 2 repeated and The Android Invasion, Part 
1 first screened, both on ABC
1979 - The Invisible Enemy, Part 1 repeated and Part 3 first screened, both
on ABC
1980 Robot, Part 3 first screened on WTTW 11; and City of Death, Part 4 
first screened on ABC
1981 - Logopolis, Part 1 first screened on BBC1
1983 The Leisure Hive Omnibus repeated on WTTW 11
1984 - The Ark in SpacePart 4 repeated on KQED Plus; and Image of th
Fendahl, Part 1 repeated on ABC
1985 Inferno, Episode 2 repeated on KQED Plus
1986 - The Power of Kroll, Part 4 repeated on KQED Plus
1987 The War Machines, Episode 4 repeated on KQED Plus; and Mindwarp
Parts 7 and 8 both first screened on ABC
1988 The Krotons Omnibus repeated on KQED Plus; and The Ark in Space
Part 2 repeated on Super Channel UK
1989 The Mutants, Episode 2 repeated on KQED Plus; and Revenge of the Cybermen, Part 1 repeated on ABC
1990 Snakedance, Part 1 repeated on KQED Plus
1991 - The Invisible Enemy, Part 2 repeated on KQED Plus
1992 - The Mind Robber, Episode 5 repeated on BBC2; and The Ambassadors 
of Death, Episode 1 repeated on KQED Plus
1993 Spearhead from Space Omnibus repeated on UK Gold
1994 Underworld, Part 3 repeated on UK Gold; and TimelashPart 4 (of 4) 
and Revelation of the Daleks, Part 1 (of 4) both repeated on ABC
1995 Revelation of the Daleks, Part 2 first screened on VOX; and Delta and
 the Bannermen, Part 2 repeated on UK Gold
1997 The Mutants, Episode 1 repeated on UKTV (Aus)
1998 The Seeds of Death, Episode 1 first screened on Space; and Time Flight Omnibus repeated on UKTV (Aus)
1999 Inferno, Episode 7 and Terror of the Autons, Part 1 both repeated on
WCET; The Mind of Evil Omnibus repeated on NHPTV; Invasion of the Dinosaurs,
Parts 4 and 5 both repeated on LPB; Robot, Part 1 repeated on Lakeshore PTV; 
Terror of the Zygons Omnibus repeated on UK Gold; Horror of Fang Rock 
Omnibus repeated on WQED; The Armageddon Factor Omnibus repeated on 
KSPS; Snakedance, Part 1 repeated on WUSF; and Survival, Parts 2 and 3 both
repeated on KBTC
2000 The Dalek Invasion of Earth, Episode 1: World's End repeated on UKTV
(Aus); and The Silurians, Episode 5 repeated on Space
2001 The Android Invasion, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on Prime; The Deadly Assassin, Part 1 repeated on UKTV (Aus) and Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on 
BBC America; and Arc of Infinity, Part 2 repeated on BBC Prime
2002 - Genesis of the Daleks, Part 1 repeated on BBC Kids (Can); and
MindwarpPart 8 repeated on BBC Prime
2003 - The Robots of Death, Parts 1 and both repeated on BBC Kids (Can)
2004 The Ark in Space Omnibus repeated on UK Gold; The Mind of Evil,
Episode 6 repeated on Colorado PTV; and SnakedanceParts 1 and 2 both 
repeated on BBC Kids (Can)
2005 Horror of Fang Rock, Part 3 repeated on ABC
2007 - The Parting of the Ways first screened on BBC America
2009 Time and the Rani, Parts 3 and 4, Paradise Towers and Delta and the Bannermen Omnibuses and Dragonfire, Part 1 all repeated on MTV3 SciFi and
TV4; The Empty Child and Doctor Who Confidential Cutdown: Special Effects 
both repeated on UKTV (Aus); Bad Wolf repeated on Syfy (FRG); The Parting 
of the Ways repeated on WQLN, Syfy (Russia) and Syfy (FRG); The Idiot's LanternThe Impossible Planet and The Satan Pit all repeated on Syfy (Spain);
Evolution of the Daleks and Doctor Who Confidential: Making Manhattan both repeated on WGVU; and The Lazarus Experiment repeated on HRT2
2010 The Satan Pit repeated on Ozarks PTV; Human Nature repeated and
Doctor Who Confidential: Alter Ego first screened, both on WXXI; The Family 
of Blood repeated on WTTW 11; The Fires of Pompeii and Doctor Who Con-
fidential; The Italian Job both first screened on MPTV;  The Poison Sky and 
Doctor Who Confidential: Sontar-Ha! both first screened on KERA; and Planet
of the Dead repeated on Syfy (Benelux)
2011 The Brain of Morbius, Episode 1 repeated on Radio 7; The Masque 
of Mandragora, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on MTV3 SciFi, TV2 and TV4; 
and The Stolen Earth repeated on WGVU
2012 Fear Her repeated on BBC America; Voyage of the Damned repeated
on ABC2; The Stolen Earth repeated on Watch; A Christmas Carol and Doctor 
Who Confidential Cutdown: The End of an Era both repeated on UKTV (Aus);
and Resistance is Useless repeated on MTV3 SciFi and TV4
2013 -  Voyage of the Damned repeated on UKTV (NZ); Midnight repeated on 
Watch; and Amy's Choice and The Beast Below both repeated on BBC America
2014 The Sun Makers, Parts 1 and 2 and The Visitation, Parts 3 and 4 all
repeated on Syfy (Aus); Fear Her and Army of Ghosts both repeated on BBC America; Blink and Utopia both repeated on Really; Turn Left both repeated on France 4; The Eleventh Hour and The Beast Below both repeated on BBC3; The Vampires of Venice repeated on Syfy (Portugal); The Hungry Earth and Doctor 
Who Confidential: After Effects both repeated on BBC Nordic HD and BBC Polska HD; The Girl Who Waited repeated on Watch; and Cold War repeated on Ztélé
2015 - Colony in Space, Episodes 2 to 5 all repeated on Retro TV; The Time Warrior Omnibus repeated on Horror; Genesis of the Daleks, Parts 1 and 2,
The Poison Sky, The Doctor's Daughter, The Unicorn and the Wasp, Silence in 
the Library and Forest of the Dead all repeated on Syfy (Aus); The Androids of 
Tara, Parts 3 and 4 both first screened on Retro TV; Love & Monsters repeated
on KCPT2; Blink repeated on UKTV (NZ); The End of Time, Parts 1 and 2 both
 repeated on BBC Entertainment Europe, Romania and Middle East; The Hungry Earth repeated on Jeem TV (Middle East); The Impossible AstronautThe Curse 
of the Black Spot and The Doctor's Wife all repeated on BBC Nordic HD and BBC Polska HD; The Girl Who Waited and The God Complex both repeated on Space;
Into the Dalek repeated on TLC TV; The Caretaker repeated on RAI4; and Doctor 
Who Confidential: River Runs Wild repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific
2016 The Romans, Episodes 3 and 4 both repeated on Retro TV; The Mind of EvilEpisodes 3 to 6 all repeated on WVPB; Pyramids of Mars, Part 4 repeated
on KRWG; The Hand of Fear, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on KPTS; The 
Mysterious Planet, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on KBTC; Human Nature and
The Family of Blood both repeated EBRU; The Wedding of River Song repeated 
on Syfy (Aus); Dinosaurs on a Spaceship repeated on Watch; A Town Called 
Mercy and The Power of Three both repeated on BBC Polska HD; Hide repeated on Iowa PTV; Deep Breath repeated on Idaho PTV and Syfy (Aus); Robot of Sherwood repeated on MPTV; Time Heist repeated on KLRU; The Caretaker 
repeated on WPT; Kill the Moon repeated on KERA; Mummy on the Orient Express repeated on KCPT; In the Forest of the Night repeated on WILL and WXXI; Death in Heaven repeated on OETA; The Witch's Familiar and Under the Lake both repeated on BBC First (Middle East); Before the Flood repeated on
BBC First (Benelux); Sleep No More and Face the Raven both repeated on BBC America; Heaven Sent repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific; and An Adventure in Space and Time repeated on RAI4
2017 The Silurians, Episode 2 repeated on The Zone; The Visitation, Parts 
and 3 both repeated on Retro TV; Smith and Jones repeated on FX (India);
The Time of Angels repeated on Syfy (Aus); Amy's Choice, The Hungry Earth,
Cold Blood, Vincent and the Doctor and The Pandorica Opens all repeated on
BBC America; The Lodger repeated on BBC America and Syfy (Aus); The Angels 
Take Manhattan, The Bells of Saint John and The Zygon Invasion all repeated 
on Syfy (Brazil); Into the Dalek and Robot of Sherwood both repeated on BBC
Polska HD; and Last Christmas repeated on France 4

Monday, 27 February 2017

Doctor Who On This Day #58

1965 - 100,000 BC, Episode 2: The Cave of Skulls repeated on ABC; The Daleks, Episode 2: The Survivors first screened on CBC; and The Web Planet, Episode
3: Escape to Danger first screened on BBC1
1968 - The Crusade, Episode 2: The Knight of JaffaThe Space Museum, Episode 2: The Dimensions of TimeThe Chase, Episodes 2 and and The Time Meddler, Episode 4: Checkmate all repeated on ABC
1971 - The Mind of Evil, Episode 5 first screened on BBC1
1972 - The Seeds of Death, Episode 1 repeated on ABC
1979 - The Invisible Enemy, Part 2 first screened on ABC
1980 Robot, Part 2 first screened on WTTW 11; and City of Death, Part 3
first screened on ABC
1982 - The Robots of Death, Part 1 repeated on KQED Plus
1984 - The Deadly Assassin Omnibus repeated on WTTW 11; and The Invisible Enemy, Part 4 repeated on ABC
1985 - BBC1 Controller, Michael Grade denied that Doctor Who had been
cancelled as the Corporation announced an 18-month production hiatus; and
Inferno, Episode 1 repeated on KQED Plus
1986 - The Silurians, Episode 5 repeated on ABC; and The Power of Kroll,
Part 3 repeated on KQED Plus
1987 The War Machines, Episode 3 repeated on KQED Plus
1988 The Ark in Space, Part 1 repeated on Super Channel UK; and The 
Stones of Blood, Part 2 repeated on KQED Plus
1989 - Colony in Space, Episodes 4 to 6 all repeated on WTTW 11; and
Genesis of the Daleks, Part 6 repeated on ABC
1990 Arc of Infinity, Part 4 repeated on KQED Plus
1991 - The Invisible Enemy, Part 1 repeated on KQED Plus
1992 The SiluriansEpisode 7 repeated on KQED Plus
1993 - Colony in Space, Episode 2 repeated on TV2 (NZ); and Terminus 
Omnibus repeated on KQED Plus
1994 The Talons of Weng-Chiang Omnibus repeated on UK Gold; and Timelash,
 Parts 2 and 3 (of 4) both repeated on ABC
1995 The Invasion of Time Omnibus repeated on KQED Plus; Revelation of the Daleks, Part 1 first screened on VOX; and Delta and the Bannermen, Part
1 repeated on UK Gold
1997 The Curse of Peladon, Episode 4 repeated on UKTV (Aus)
1998 The Seeds of Death, Episode 1 first screened on Space; and Arc of 
Infinity, Part 1 repeated on UKTV (Aus)
1999 The War Games, Episodes 1 to 5 all repeated on MPT; The Daemons,
Episodes 3 and 4 both repeated on Iowa PTV; Invasion of the Dinosaurs, Parts
 5 and 6 both repeated on Colorado PTV; Genesis of the Daleks, Part 5 first
screened on Prairie PTV; Pyramids of Mars, Parts 3 and 4 both first screened
 on BBC America; Underworld, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on BBC Prime;
The Invasion of Time Omnibus repeated on UKTV (Aus); Terror of the Vervoids
Omnibus repeated on WUFT; and Doctor Who TV Movie first screened on RTL9 (Luxembourg) and repeated on HBO Latin America
2000 The Silurians, Episode 4 repeated on Space; The Time Warrior, Parts
3 and 4 both repeated on KBTC; Planet of the Spiders, Parts 2 and 3 both 
repeated on WCET; The Ark in Space, Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on NHPTV; 
The Sontaran Experiment, Part 1 repeated on KUED; The Seeds of Doom, Part
3 repeated on Twin Cities PTV; The Hand of Fear Omnibus repeated on Lake-
shore PTV; The Deadly Assassin Omnibus repeated on KNME; The Face of Evil
 Omnibus repeated on WQED and Colorado PTV; The Android Invasion, Part 1 repeated on MPT and Omnibus repeated on KRWG; The Stones of Blood, Parts
1 and 2 both repeated on MiND; The Androids of Tara Omnibus repeated on
MPT; The Horns of NimonPart 4 repeated on BBC Prime; Planet of Fire 
Omnibus repeated on UK Gold; and Attack of the Cybermen, Part 4 (of 4)
repeated on WUSF
2001 Pyramids of Mars, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on repeated on Prime;
The Hand of Fear, Part 4 repeated on UKTV (Aus); and The Deadly Assassin
Parts 1 and 2 both repeated on BBC America
2002 - The Sontaran Experiment, Part 2 repeated on BBC Kids (Can); and
and MindwarpPart 7 repeated on BBC Prime
2003 - The Face of Evil, Parts 3 and 4 both repeated on BBC Kids (Can)
2004 - Arc of InfinityParts 3 and 4 both repeated on BBC Kids (Can)
2005 - The Keys of Marinus, Episodes 5 and 6 both repeated on MiND; Frontier
in Space Omnibus repeated on MPT; Image of the Fendahl Omnibus repeated
on UK Gold; Four to DoomsdayPart 1 repeated on KUED; Arc of InfinityParts 
1 and 2 both repeated on Iowa PTV; and Enlightenment, Part 4 repeated on
2007 - Fear Her first screened on NHK BS2
2008 - Aliens of London, World War Three, The Long GameThe Empty Child,
 The Doctor Dances, Boom Town, Bad Wolf and The Parting of the Ways all
repeated on Syfy (US)
2009 - Delta and the Bannermen, Parts 3 and 4 both first screened on MTV3
SciFi and TV4; The End of the World repeated on TV3 (RI); Daleks in Manhattan
 repeated on BBC3; Evolution of the Daleks and Doctor Who Confidential: Making Manhattan both first screened on WGVU; and The Poison Sky repeated on Syfy
2010 Voyage of the Damned repeated on WGVU; Silence in the Library, 
Forest of the Dead and Midnight all repeated on Syfy (Spain); The Next Doctor
first screened on KBS2 and repeated on Syfy (Benelux); and The Sarah Jane 
Adventures: The Wedding of Sarah Jane Smith, Episode 1 first screened on Nickelodeon (Aus)
2011 Planet of the Ood repeated on MPTV; Flesh and Stone repeated on BBC
 HD; and The Vampires of Venice repeated on ABC1
2012 Ghost Light, Parts 2 and 3 both repeated on MTV3 SciFi and TV4; Love
& Monsters repeated on BBC America; The Sound of Drums repeated on BBC Entertainment India; Last of the Time Lords repeated on BBC Entertainment
India and ABC2; and Turn Left repeated on Watch
2013 Last of the Time Lords repeated on UKTV (NZ); Forest of the Dead 
repeated on Watch; The Eleventh HourThe Time of AngelsFlesh and Stone
 and The Vampires of Venice all repeated on BBC America; The Curse of the 
Black Spot repeated on Fox (FRG); The Doctor's Wife repeated on WTTW
Prime and Fox (FRG); and Doctor Who Confidential Cutdown: About a Boy
 repeated on UKTV (Aus)
2014 Image of the Fendahl, Parts 3 and 4 and The Visitation, Parts 1 and
2 all repeated on Syfy (Aus); The Satan Pit and Love & Monsters both repeated
on BBC America; Midnight repeated on France 4; Flesh and Stone repeated on
Syfy (Portugal); and The Wedding of River Song repeated on Watch
2015 The Talons of Weng-Chiang, Parts 4 and 5 both repeated on Horror; 
The Androids of Tara, Parts 1 and 2 both first screened on Retro TV; The Empty Child repeated on Watch; The Satan Pit repeated on KCPT2; Utopia, The Poison Sky, The Doctor's Daughter, The Unicorn and the Wasp, Silence in the Library 
and Forest of the Dead all repeated on Syfy (Aus); Flesh and Stone repeated on
 Jeem TV (Middle East); Amy's Choice and The Hungry Earth both repeated on
UKTV (NZ); The Impossible Astronaut and Day of the Moon both repeated on BBC
Nordic HD and BBC Polska HD; Dinosaurs on a Spaceship and A Town Called Mercy both  repeated on BBC America; The Caretaker repeated on BBC3 and BBC Entertainment Latin America; and Flatline, In the Forest of the Night and Doctor 
Who Confidential: Open All Hours all repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific
2016 - The Daleks, Episode 2: The Survivors repeated on KMOS; The Horns 
of Nimon Omnibus repeated on Retro TV; Human Nature, The Family of Blood,
 The Doctor's Wife, The Rebel Flesh, The Almost People, A Good Man Goes to War
and Hell Bent all repeated on France 4; Vincent and the Doctor repeated on Jeem
TV (Middle East); Asylum of the Daleks, A Town Called Mercy and The Power of 
Three all repeated on BBC Polska HD; Dinosaurs on a Spaceship repeated on BBC Polska HD and Watch; The Rings of Akhaten repeated on Syfy (Spain); Deep
 Breath and Into the Dalek both repeated on BBC First (RSA); The Caretaker
repeated on Syfy (Aus); Kill the Moon repeated on Syfy (Aus) and WGVU;
Mummy on the Orient Express and Flatline repeated on BBC Entertainment 
Europe and Syfy (Aus); Death in Heaven repeated on OETA; Under the Lake
repeated on BBC First (Benelux); The Girl Who Died and The Woman Who Lived both repeated on Fox (FRG)The Zygon Invasion repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific and Fox (FRG); The Zygon Inversion repeated on 
BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific, Fox (FRG) and TLC TV; Sleep No MoreFace 
the Raven and Heaven Sent all repeated on BBC Entertainment Asia Pacific;
and The Husbands of River Song first screened on France 4
2017 The Silurians, Episode repeated on The Zone; The Visitation Omnibus
repeated on WETA-UK; The Runaway Bride repeated on FX (India); The Eleventh Hour, The Beast Below, The Time of Angels, Flesh and Stone and The Vampires
 of Venice all repeated on BBC America; Victory of the Daleks repeated on BBC America and Syfy (Aus); The Wedding of River Song first screened on TLC TV;
A Town Called Mercy, The Power of Three, The Girl Who Died, The Woman Who Lived and Before the Flood all repeated on Syfy (Brazil); Deep Breath repeated on BBC Polska HD; The Zygon Inversion repeated on BBC Entertainment Europe; and Hell Bent repeated on France 4