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50 years of BBC Two: a history of a brilliant broadcaster

Alex Westthorp Feature Apr 23, 2014

Alex looks back at BBC Two's long history of commissioning and supporting genre shows, to celebrate the channel's 50th birthday

Dr Who: films of Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy

Alex Westthorp Feature Apr 16, 2014

Alex's trek through the film roles of actors who've played the Doctor reaches Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy...

Doctor Who: the film careers of Patrick Troughton & Tom Baker

Alex Westthorp Feature Apr 9, 2014

In the next part of his series, Alex talks us through the film careers of the second and fourth Doctors, Patrick Troughton and Tom Baker...

Doctor Who: the film careers of William Hartnell & Jon Pertwee

Alex Westthorp Feature Mar 28, 2014

In a new series, Alex talks us through the film roles of the actors who've played the Doctor. First up, William Hartnell and Jon Pertwee...

Looking back at The Baker Street Boys

Alex Westthorp Feature Feb 19, 2014

Nostalgia ahoy! With Sherlock Holmes more popular than ever, Alex looks back at eighties children's drama, The Baker Street Boys...

Doctor Who: the Doctor in disguise

Alex Westthorp Feature Feb 4, 2014

From washer women to harlequins via milkmen, Alex looks back over the Doctor's penchant for disguise over the decades...

The geek years: looking back to 1997

Alex Westthorp Feature Feb 12, 2013

Join us on a nostalgia trip back to 1997, a time of new Bond, New Labour, Alan Partridge and er, Batman And Robin...

The geek years: looking back to 1984

Alex Westthorp Feature Sep 3, 2012

We take a look back to the geek TV, film, and surrounding events of 1984...