Companions

A Companion To The Doctor’s Companions: River Song

Imagine if you met the Doctor and River Song in a restaurant, on a romantic night out. You’d get to chatting with the garrulous pair, sharing stories from your lives, the one in the tweed jacket would be spinning some yarn about a …

A Companion To The Doctor’s Companions: Turlough

It’s almost too easy to point out that travelling with the Doctor changes people. Considering that the overwhelming majority of companions come from the same time era as the audience watching the show, and that we humans have as …

A Companion To The Doctor’s Companions: K9

K9 is to Doctor Who what Scrappy Doo is to Scooby and the gang, what Bat-Mite is to Batman, he’s the proof that the production team are having a little too much fun making the show. He’s the comedy foil that has been brought …

A Companion To The Doctor’s Companions: Zoe Heriot

It didn’t take long for the Doctor Who writers to think about bringing people in from other time zones as companions. It makes perfect sense, really, given that he roams through time and space, arriving anywhere and anywhen he …