Doctor Who On Target



Doctor Who Target novelisations and audiobooks- fan reviews, analysis and information


  • The Web of Fear by Terrance Dicks

    The Web of Fear by Terrance Dicks

    14/09/2017 Duración: 01h45s

    They're back! Bigger, more powerful and scarier than before - and this time, they have web guns! The fabulous Patrick Troughton classic story, recently returned (almost) to the BBC archives is graced with a truly wonderful package from BBC Audio with David Troughton narrating! How could Greg and David resist reviewing this one? They couldn't, of course - so, hit the download button and join as we find out if this Doctor Who is On Target!

  • Galaxy 4

    Galaxy 4

    08/09/2017 Duración: 56min

    Galaxy 4 by William Emms is where David and Greg are faced with the beautiful but cold and deadly Drahvins, the incredibly ugly but rather nicely spoken Rills, and are nearly knocked right over by their robotic servants the chumblies. What on Earth will we make of this lost (aside from one recently-discovered episode) oddity from Hartnell-era Who? And of course, we have the very first narration of a Target audio from the original Vicky herself - Maureen O'Brien.

  • Vincent and the Doctor

    Vincent and the Doctor

    03/09/2017 Duración: 55min

    A live commentary this time for you to watch with us and see if you agree with our views on this story. But first we have a report from Cardiff, and then feedback from our listeners. Write in to let us know what you think of this episode or anything on the world of Doctor Who. email us at or tweet us at DrWhoontarget.

  • The Highlanders by Gerry Davis

    The Highlanders by Gerry Davis

    13/08/2017 Duración: 59min

    We go North of border today to find ourselves facing a mishmash of enmity from all over Europe - times haven't changed, have they! Bonnie Scotland is the setting for myriad skirmishes for the control of Great Britain, with pirates, a not-quite-himself Second Doctor and a new edition to the TARDIS crew - download and listen to what we think - but then email, twitter or send us an audio recording to let us know what YOU think!

  • Dinosaurs on a Spaceship

    Dinosaurs on a Spaceship

    07/08/2017 Duración: 52min

    Can you spot all the connections to see why we've chosen to review this episode? Of course you can - you're a Doctor Who fan... Listen in to hear what we make of this Matt Smith story written by Chris Chibnall - the soon to be show-runner of our favourite TV programme.

  • Doctor Who  the Cave Monsters

    Doctor Who & the Cave Monsters

    29/07/2017 Duración: 58min

    Our first Malcolm Hulke review - and it's the Jon Pertwee classic Doctor Who and the Cave Monsters. Join us as we enter a subterranean world of political intrigue, betrayal and personal vendettas - all topped off with a monstrous Tyrannosaurs Rex! Classic Doctor Who indeed - and a real feast for David and Greg to get their teeth into! And don't forget to download or order a copy of Greg's new science fiction novel set in a dystopian future - The Faith Seekers.

  • Jodie Whittaker is the 13th Doctor!

    Jodie Whittaker is the 13th Doctor!

    24/07/2017 Duración: 37min

    Greg and David discuss the announcement that Jodie Whittaker is the 13th Doctor. Finally, some 36 years of so after Tom Baker hinted that the new Doctor would be a woman, his prophecy has come true - of course, he knew all along!

  • The Giant Robot by Terrance Dicks

    The Giant Robot by Terrance Dicks

    13/07/2017 Duración: 01h02min

    We get back to classic Target reviews - and there's nothing more classic than the very first story to feature the 4th Doctor himself - the Terrance Dicks scripted and written The Gian Robot. We think it's one of our best ever podcasts! See what you think and let us know. Oh, and don't forget to download or order a copy of my new book - The Faith Seekers - available now on Amazon, Lulu and iBooks.

  • The Doctor Falls

    The Doctor Falls

    03/07/2017 Duración: 57min

    The Season finale is upon us - can Steven Moffat's final episode for Season 10 live up to last week's incredible Mondasian Cybermen epic? Join Greg and David as we watch the episode and record immediately after broadcast.

  • Planet of Giants by Terrance Dicks

    Planet of Giants by Terrance Dicks

    28/06/2017 Duración: 49min

    Lilliputian shenanigans with an environmental twist this time! No - that's not the latest cocktail - it's Greg and David's review of the William Hartnell story Planet of Giants! One of Terrance Dicks later novelisations for the Target range, let's see how it fare with the new BBC Audio version read by none other than the very first Doctor Who companion - Susan herself - Carol Ann Ford.

  • World Enough and Time

    World Enough and Time

    26/06/2017 Duración: 49min

    As we enter the final story Capaldi's last season, join us as we watch the Genesis of the Mondasian cybermen...

  • The Eaters of Light

    The Eaters of Light

    20/06/2017 Duración: 55min

    Rona Munro has returned to the Doctor Who fold after last penning the very last story of the classic series - what do Greg and David think of her much anticipated return?

  • Empress of Mars

    Empress of Mars

    18/06/2017 Duración: 49min

    Sssso...finally we dissscussss the Empressss of Marsssss.....

  • The Monk Trilogy: Extremis/The Pyramid at the End of the World/The Lie of the Land

    The Monk Trilogy: Extremis/The Pyramid at the End of the World/The Lie of the Land

    16/06/2017 Duración: 01h17min

    After our break we have decided to catch up by discussing the Monk Trilogy! Extremis (again!), The Pyramid at the End of the World and The Lie of the Land all in one huge session! Let us know what you think by emailing us or tweeting us!

  • The Mind of Evil by Terrance Dicks

    The Mind of Evil by Terrance Dicks

    14/06/2017 Duración: 46min

    "Eminent scientist Emil Keller has developed a revolutionary new process for the treatment of hardened criminals. His invention, the Keller Machine, is being heralded as a major scientific breakthrough.But Professor Keller is in truth the Master, and the Keller Machine is much more than a mere machine.Soon the Doctor, Jo, the Brigadier and UNIT are involved in a bitter struggle with the Master, an alien mind parasite, and a diabolical scheme to plunge the world into a Third World War... Richard Franklin, who played Captain Mike Yates in the BBC TV series, reads Terrance Dicks's novelisation of a 1971 TV serial by Don Houghton." So goes the blurb from Penguin/BBC Audio - but there is only one question on our minds - Can Richard Franklin redeem himself after our last review of his narration? Listen on to find out...

  • Extremis by Steven Moffat

    Extremis by Steven Moffat

    24/05/2017 Duración: 34min

    What will Greg and David make of the episode which sees the start of a three-part story? Download and listen to our review of this series 10 Steven Moffat penned episode.

  • Doctor Who Experience  TARDIS Set Tour

    Doctor Who Experience & TARDIS Set Tour

    18/05/2017 Duración: 33min

    On 18th May, Greg and David met up in Cardiff to have a final visit to the Doctor Who Experience before it closes, and also had a set tour of the real TARDIS at BBC Wales Studios - listen in and see what we thought of it.

  • Oxygen review

    Oxygen review

    17/05/2017 Duración: 34min

    Oxygen by Jamie Mathieson - writer of the modern classic Mummy on the Orient Express, and Flatline - can he deliver for the third time? Listen to Greg and David's review hot off the press...

  • Knock Knock review

    Knock Knock review

    13/05/2017 Duración: 36min

    Guest starring David Suchet, written by Doctor Foster's Mike Bartlett, creepy old house, strange goings on...surly it will be a winner? Listen to Greg and David review the episode 5 from season 10 of Doctor Who...

  • Thin Ice review

    Thin Ice review

    09/05/2017 Duración: 49min

    Sarah Dollard's much anticipated follow-up to Face the Raven - how will it fare in the opinions of Greg and David? Download now to find out...

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