Companions

A Companion To The Doctor’s Companions: Mel Bush

Never mind River Song and her blessed spoilers, Doctor Who has been messing about with the correct order in which people meet each other for AGES. Mel’s first encounter with the TARDIS and the Doctor is not recorded on screen.

A Companion To The Doctor’s Companions: Adric

When a TV program has been running for as long as Doctor Who, some of the decisions made, whether they be costume, script or casting, can look a little odd, with the benefit of hindsight: the decision to put celery on the Fifth …

A Companion To The Doctor’s Companions: Romana

Romana (as played by Mary Tamm) arrived in the middle of that period of upheaval in the role of the female companion which started with scientific Liz Shaw and ended with shouty Tegan. She was conceived as a character who would provide …