This week Delia Derbyshire was honoured with a posthumous PhD from Coventry University for her amazing work at the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. Derbyshir(...)

One of the most iconic elements of long-running science fiction series Doctor Who is the distinctive theme music that, despite mutations to accompany (...)

Joe Mount is only too familiar with the proverb that patience is a virtue. Mount has plied his trade as Metronomy since 1999, but it was only with (...)

Time Lords: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant and Matt Smith as the Doctor. Montage: BBC

I’ve had a 40-year fondness for Doctor Who. The BBC series was my land of make-believe: an escape from an ordinary 1970s north Dublin suburban childho(...)