WATCH: TARDIS Spotted In ‘Sherlock’

Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman in 'Sherlock'

It would be incredibly easy for Steven Moffat, in the production of the (still amazing, I’m glad to reveal) Sherlock, to slip in some reference to the other big drama in his life, namely Doctor Who, and have us all enjoy a little cross-drama chuckle, a knowing-wink to the audience.

However, this particular wink seems to have been entirely inadvertant.

Watch this, from The Hounds of Baskerville, which was shown on BBC One last night, and see if you can spot a familiar time-and-space-travelling device:

Spooky, eh?

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2.

He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage.

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