Doctor Who – ‘The Pyramid At The End Of The World’

Series 10, Episode 7

CONTAINS SPOILERS

The Secretary-General of the United Nations comes to Bill’s flat (just another day for a companion of The Doctor), and tells her they have to meet the Doctor. At  times of extreme crisis, the Doctor is considered President of Earth!

They travel to Turmezistan, a disputed area where three of the world’s superpowers have armies stationed there, from China, the USA and Russia. In the centre is a 5,000 year old Pyramid…. which wasn’t at the location yesterday!

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Doctor Who – ‘Extremis’

Series 10, Episode 6

CONTAINS SPOILERS

‘Extremis’ closes one arc, by answering the question of who is in the Vault, and opens another, as it begins a trilogy of episodes featuring some new monsters, the Monks.

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Doctor Who – ‘Oxygen’

Series 10, Episode 5

CONTAINS SPOILERS

ZOMBIES!!!! IN SPACE!!!!

Although the episode turned out to be a lot more sombre than that concept might suggest.

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Doctor Who – ‘Knock Knock’

Series 10, Episode 4

CONTAINS SPOILERS

Yes, I know I’m quite a few weeks behind with the Doctor Who reviews, I’ll get them written and posted as soon as I can.

Bill and five of her student friends are looking for a house to rent. After some comical scenes where an estate agent shows them a tiny house that looks suspiciously like a converted shed and a property that is right next door to a power plant, a sinister landlord (David Suchet) approaches them and says he has a house they could rent.

It is very big, and the landlord charges very cheap rent. He does however say the tower in the house is out of bounds as it isn’t safe. The students sign the contract, but Bill reckons there must be a catch. Yes there is, and a very deadly one.

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Peter Kay’s Car Share (Series 2)

CONTAINS SPOILERS

Peter Kay’s Car Share, one of the most popular recent TV sitcoms returned for a second series, this time of 4 episodes. Despite the fact this series has been on iPlayer since the first episode and the series finale was broadcast on TV a couple of weeks ago, this being the internet I warn again that this review and recap CONTAINS SPOILERS.

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Eurovision 2017

The Eurovision Song Contest in 2017 didn’t exactly have the smoothest path, and it had a something of a surprising winner.

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20 Years of UK Eurovision Entries – Ranking Post

Having been a viewer of The Eurovision Song Contest for 20 years, while I’ve always enjoyed the contest, my home country, the United Kingdom hasn’t exactly done well in it during the last couple of decades. The very first one I saw was when the UK won! A lot of our entries since then haven’t been great really, but I still think some are quite good, so here is my ranking of the UK’s Eurovision entries since 1997.

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