Monday, 16 June 2014

WIN 1 of 5 copies of Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space on Blu-ray

We've teamed up with the great guys over at BBC Worldwide to offer you the chance to win one of five brand new copies of Spearhead from Space on Blu-ray!

Spearhead from Space was released on Blu-ray in July last year and it's the first time ever that the third Doctor has been in HD!

Read all about the story and extra content below:
Exile! The Time Lords have banished the newly regenerated Doctor to Earth… 
But The Doctor isn’t the only alien to have arrived, as a swarm of meteorites have crashed into the sleepy English countryside, bringing with them a terrible new threat to mankind. 
As the Nestene plan takes shape, UNIT, The Doctor and his newly appointed scientific advisor, Liz Shaw, race against time to stop humanity from being replaced by a terrifying plastic facsimile race. 
With an Auton army on the rise, and no TARDIS to help him, could The Doctor’s latest incarnation be over before it has truly begun…? 
Originally broadcast on BBC1 between 3rd-24th January 1970, this is the only adventure from the classic era of Doctor Who which can be remastered into true HD quality owing to all four episodes being shot on location on 16mm film.
Starring Jon Pertwee as the third Doctor, Caroline John as Liz Shaw and Nicholas Courtney as Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart. 
Extra Features 
  • A Dandy and a Clown exclusive documentary looks at the life and career of Jon Pertwee
  • Carry On: the life of Caroline John – a tribute to the actress who played the Third Doctor’s companion
  • Title sequence raw material
  • Restoration comparison
  • Programme subtitles
  • Digitally remastered picture and sound quality
To be in with the chance of winning one of the five Blu-rays up for grabs then you just have to answer the following answer correctly:

What is the name of the hospital where the Doctor is taken to Spearhead from Space?

To enter, simply email your answer along with your name, age and location to [email protected] before Monday 23rd June at 17:30 (BST).

Terms & Conditions
Open to UK residents aged over 18 only. The promoter of the Promotion is The Gallifrey Times. The prizes have been provided by BBC Worldwide. Strictly one entry per person. This promotion is not open to staff at The Gallifrey Times, BBC Worldwide, the BBC or other companies associated with the BBC. The promotion will run until Monday 23rd June at 17:30 (BST). Five winners will be randomly selected from those that get the answer correct. No entries will be accepted after this time. By entering the promotion you agree to these terms and conditions.

We wish you the best of luck!