Nov 162013

The Day of the Doctor will air on BBC One and BBC One 23 November and will be repeated on BBC Three on 24 November.

It will also be available in 3D to those with a 3D TV

To watch The Day of the Doctor in 3D on your TV, you will need to be able to receive the BBC’s Red Button HD stream.

When the episode is about to start, just switch to BBC Red Button HD, put your 3D TV into ‘Side-by-Side’ mode and enjoy!

For viewers with Freeview, YouView, Virgin Media and Freesat, the numbers for BBC Red Button HD are listed below:

Freeview/YouView: 303

Virgin Media: 994

Freesat: 980

As you can see, there is no mention of this being made available on Sky HD boxes in 3D,as the BBC Red Button HD service is not yet available on the Sky HD platform.
The BBC say “We’re working hard to try to bring the 3D episode to Sky viewers via the Red Button; we hope to have more information for you soon.”


Update: 22nd November 2013


Aug 012013

Doctor Who 50th Anniversary

The name of the actor who is to play the 12th Doctor is to be announced this weekend, according to sources.

Leaked information is that a special programme on will air this Sunday 4 August.

Entitled Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor it will be shown at 7pm on BBC1.

The show is going to be filmed in front of a live studio audience with Zoe Ball unveiling the next Doctor. The show will also feature interviews with past Doctors and companions.