Friday 26 February 2010

UK Television Coverage, w/e 26th February 2010

A collection of Doctor Who related mentions on UK television over the last few days.

Doctor Who trailer, BBC1, ~6:30pm (first broadcast)
First showing of the new Doctor Who trailer for the up-and-coming series starting Easter.

The Alan Titchmarsh Show, ITV1, Tue 23rd Feb 2010, ~5:50pm
Nina Wadia guested on the show, during which she briefly discussed her role in the next series of Doctor Who.
Available on ITV Player until 22nd March.

South East Today, BBC1 (South East), Tue 23rd Feb 2010, ~6:55pm
There was a brief article on the BBC Showcase exhibition that has been taking place in Brighton this week.

The One Show, BBC1, Tue 23rd Feb 2010, ~7:00pm
John Barrowman featured as a guest on the show, which also featured an item on the Bonhams Auction of Doctor Who props/costumes taking place on Wednesday.
Available on BBC iplayer until 2nd March

Newsround, BBC1, Wed 24th Feb 2010, ~5:10pm
A report on the Bonhams auction.

London News, BBC1 (London), Wed 24th Feb 2010, ~6:50pm
A report on the Bonhams auction

Wales Today, BBC1 (Wales), Wed 24th Feb 2010, ~6:50pm
Brief item on the Bonhams auction (Welsh emphasis!)

Lorraine Kelly, ITV1, Thu 25th Feb 2010, ~9:00am
John Barrowman appeared on the morning show to discuss his appearance in Desperate Housewives, but also commented on how he would love to do more Torchwood if offered.

The One Show, BBC1, Thu 25th Feb 2010, ~7:15pm
David Morrissey guested on the show, and though there was no specific mention of the show, when Christine Bleakley put up a large picture of chancellor Alistair Darling's eyes against her own, Morrissey commented on it being a Doctor Who monster in the making!

Jill Franks Show, QVC, Fri 26th Feb 2010, ~2:00pm
John Barrowman crops up everywhere, this time promoting his new album.

John Barrowman has also been doing the rounds on the radio, promoting his appearance in Desperate Housewives and the release of his new album; you can catch him via BBC iplayer for the Chris Moyles Show on Radio One from Monday afternoon, and with Richard Bacon on Radio Five Live on Thursday.

The Bonhams Auction featured on the Today Show on Radio Four on Wednesday (~2h:50m), with plenty of other media coverage reported in a previous article!