So this came to me from a… connected source, let’s say. I do not know the veracity of this information, and attempts to get clarification regarding its details have proved relatively fruitless. Though I am not the only one who has been sent the e-mail. Last year Bleeding Cool ran the story that there was […]
Back in June, we ran a story saying that lots of Doctor Who missing episodes were coming back. Sourced from a bunch of radio engineers I knew from my radio advertising days, who were in the right studio at the right time, I went with it.
We told you that the BBC News reporting that the BBC has recovered lost episodes of Doctor Who and were putting them for sale didn’t give them any more credence than other media organisations reporting the same thing. That BBC News was editorial autonomous and didn’t work as a PR wing for the BBC. Even […]
Today, BBC News ran an report claiming that the previously presumed missing episodes of Doctor Who had been returned to the BBC and would be put on sale, digitally at the end of the week. A number of websites reported this as the BBC officially confirming the rumour that had been prevalent on news sites […]
The Daily Mirror is reporting that the upcoming BBC press conference, which they believe will officially announce the release of missing, presumed wiped, episodes of Doctor Who has been delayed from Wednesday until the end of the week. They state; But a BBC spokesman admitted today they were “not quite ready” and the press conference […]
Doctor Who missing episode news emerging on NYCC week? Zoinks. We’re all going to be busy this week… As I was writing this piece, The Radio Times made it official. Missing Doctor Who episodes, originating from the Patrick Troughton era have been discovered, and will be made available digitally this week. I have been told […]
So, Doctor Who. And missing episodes. 106 were thought to have been wiped or lost, though that’s a reduction of the original amount, after hard work by fans and collectors recovering many episodes around the world over the years. We first started hearing about what’s been dubbed the Omnirumour around a year ago, that a […]
UPDATE: BBC Worldwide have called a press conference on Tuesday. As of now, Bleeding Cool has not been invited. As I was writing this piece, The Radio Times made it official. Missing Doctor Who episodes, originating from the Patrick Troughton era have been discovered, and will be made available digitally this week. I have been […]
The Sunday People get in on the action, saying 106 episodes of classic Doctor Who have been found. So how do they back up this claim?
It appears that the BBC has scheduled an episode of Dad's Army on BBC 2, September 14th, The Loneliness of the Long Distance Walker, that was missing, presumed wiped.
Welcome to Gallifrey Base. The premier Doctor Who forum, that was birthed by the previous premier Outpost Gallifrey when that site ended. Naturally, they’ve discussed the Doctor Who Missing Episodes rumour, nicknamed the Omnirumour which encapsulates the belief of some that ninety of so missing episodes of Doctor Who have been recovered – as well […]
The current BBC webpage for Dad's Army second series lists the three remaining episodes but now, also states, "There will be 6 episodes. More information coming soon."
There was a Doctor Who-related dinner-party held a few weeks ago, in which guests were told that two of the guests had signed NDAs and most definitely wouldn’t discuss anything regarding missing episodes and not to bring it up. More and more, I’m hearing reports that people have signed NDAs about… something regarding returning episodes […]
Measured by the variety of unexpected stories, Monday was one of the most interesting days in recent memory on BC. Missing episodes, Marvel Mystery movies, Mark Millar, Moomba (wait… Moomba? Yes, it’s true.), Boom and Archaia, and so on. Most-Read TV/Film Stories Monday: Will A Missing Episode Teaser Appear On The Doctor Who: The Terror […]
Did you think that firm denials by involved parties would stop the Doctor Who Missing Episodes rumours? Think again! The big rumour de jour is that a teaser trailer for one of the Missing Episodes, now returned, will appear on the end of September’s release of Doctor Who: Terror Of The Zygons DVD. But first, […]
Film archivist Philip Morris, who has spent decades travelling the world looking for... lets call it "insecure media", has issued a statement...
In conversation with a number of BBC folk, I have an official statement from the BBC. It regards the recent rumours of the return of large number of missing, presumed wiped episodes of Doctor Who, as well as Dad’s Army, Morecambe And Wise, The Sky At Night and more that you may have read about […]
Last week, Bleeding Cool ran this article, reporting rumours rampaging around the highest echelons of the BBC that a lot of missing episodes of Doctor Who had been found, and were planning to be released later this year. We then ran a couple of follow ups, detailing and clarifying which episodes these were meant to […]