Our latest project will be materialising on Saturday 1st April 2023. Longing for Longleat is another free digital publication, following in the footsteps of our two Blackpool books, this time looking at the iconic Doctor Who exhibition in Longleat, Wiltshire. This time, the special focus is the show’s 20th anniversary year, and the infamous ‘Celebration’Continue reading “Longing for Longleat”
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Get Up Close on 29th April
Up Close, the new ebook project from our co-conspirator Alex Storer will be available for free download from this site on Friday 29th April. Following the success of Blackpool Remembered and Blackpool Revisited, Alex felt the need to keep writing and reminiscing, and to expand on some of the things covered in his own earlierContinue reading “Get Up Close on 29th April”
Coming soon: Up Close
Our partner in nostalgia, Alex Storer has been busy working on a new project. Delving back into the worlds of Doctor Who, Up Close will be another free digital publication exploring the various aspects of fandom. Up Close further explores some of the items featured in Alex’s 2011 book, Who, Where & When, and is packed withContinue reading “Coming soon: Up Close”
Blackpool Revisited – out today!
Blackpool Revisited is now available to download – completely for free. We hope you enjoy reading it as much as we have loved writing and compiling it. Leave us a comment here or on Twitter. Enjoy your trip back to Blackpool. Who said time travel wasn’t possible?!
Two days to go!
Months of writing, researching, interviewing, discussing, brainstorming and absolute enjoyment come to a close as it is now just a matter of hours before we unleash the beast that is Blackpool Revisited to the world…
Step back in time (again) on Saturday 28th August!
We are delighted to announce the release of Blackpool Revisited on Saturday 28th August (on the anniversary of Blackpool Remembered!). Again, the publication will be a free PDF download. Here’s a little taste of what’s in store for you…
Classic Doctor Who character art packs
Our artist in residence, Alex Storer, has produced prints of his recent Doctor Who illustrations, and these are now available as a limited edition set. Each individually numbered pack contains six A5 prints of Alex’s vibrant illustrations, featuring the Daleks, Davros, Cybermen, Sontarans and K9 – slightly alternative versions of some of these pieces were originallyContinue reading “Classic Doctor Who character art packs”
We are pleased to reveal the name and cover of our follow-up publication, Blackpool Revisited, which will be released in 2021. Work is now well under way, writing, researching and collating content and contributors. We look forward to further memories about the original Blackpool exhibition, but this time, we’ll also be taking a detailed lookContinue reading “Blackpool Revisited”
Illustrating Blackpool Remembered
Artist and book contributor Alex Storer has reflected on his work for Blackpool Remembered over in a special post on his website. Alex details some of his process for the exclusive illustrations, but also reflects on his childhood obsession with drawing Doctor Who and even being featured in DWM! Read Alex’s feature here: thelightdreams.wordpress.com/blackpool-remembered WeContinue reading “Illustrating Blackpool Remembered”
Blackpool Remembered OUT NOW!
The August Bank Holiday weekend was a time when the Collier family would traditionally be making their way up to Blackpool – which for young John, meant it would soon be time to descend those famous stairs once again, to see the year’s new exhibits at the Doctor Who exhibition, hidden beneath the surface ofContinue reading “Blackpool Remembered OUT NOW!”