Television

Check out our reviews and profiles of British and Irish television, including classic horror, fantasy and paranormal programmes…

Dr Who The Daemons

Dr Who: 10 Things You Might Not Know About The Daemons

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CHRIS NEWTON reveals some interesting facts about 1971 Dr Who serial The Daemons...
What Big Eyes Beasts

What Big Eyes: Beasts REVIEW

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CHRIS NEWTON continues his series on Nigel Kneale's classic horror, Beasts with What Big Eyes...

The Owl Service TV REVIEW

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DONNA CUTTRESS looks back on The Owl Service, the award-winning British ghost novel made into a supernatural 1970s TV series... 
Beasts Baby

Baby: Beasts REVIEW

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CHRIS NEWTON looks back on 1970s classic horror television from Nigel Kneale with Beasts: Baby episode
Scariest moments in Doctor Who: The Sea Devils

10 Doctor Who Scariest Moments

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DOCTOR WHO has terrified fans for more than 50 years. CHRIS NEWTON picks his 10 scariest moments in the legendary BBC series...
Who was Dr Rant

The Tractate Middoth: 10 amazing things you didn’t know

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES unearths 10 interesting facts about M.R. James' The Tractate Middoth
The Devil of Christmas Inside Number 9

Inside No. 9’s The Devil of Christmas TV REVIEW

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CHRIS NEWTON says Inside No. 9's The Devil of Christmas adds a dark twist to your normal Christmas TV fare...
The Woman in Black

5 Chilling TV Christmas Specials by the Seaside

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MARK FRYERS gives us five great instances of the haunted seaside on British television.
Christmas Spirits 1981

Christmas Spirits 1981 TV REVIEW, rewarding yuletide fare from ITV

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MARK FRYERS highlights a little-known Christmas ITV spooky classic Christmas Spirits 1981
League of Gentlemen Christmas Special 2000

The League of Gentlemen Christmas Special 2000 – Yule Never Want to Leave!

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CHRIS NEWTON recalls the horrific but hilarious The League of Gentlemen Christmas special 2000
The Blue Boy Emma Thompson

5 alternatives to ‘Ghost Stories for Christmas’ you may not have seen

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Guest writer DR MARK FRYERS takes us to times of Christmas past with these little-known yuletide spookfests!

Psychoville Halloween Special, you'd be foolish to miss it

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Guest writer CHRIS NEWTON takes a look back on the Psychoville Halloween Special from 2010...

What is your favourite Hammer House of Horror episode?

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Hammer House of Horror has just been released on HD Blu Ray and that gives us a great reason to look back at the classic anthology series.

Robin Redbreast 1970 TV REVIEW

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Robin Redbreast 1970 is a hidden folk-horror gem from the BBC vaults, says RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES
Thriller Only A Scream Away

Thriller (S2, E1): Only A Scream Away REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES kicks-off series 2 of Thriller, with Only A Scream Away

Hound of the Baskervilles 'unlucky' for Peter Cushing

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Howard Jackson takes a look at Peter Cushing's performance as Sherlock Holmes in Hound of the Baskervilles
Geoffrey Bayldon Catweazle

Farewell Catweazle: Geoffrey Bayldon obituary

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES remembers the long career of Catweazle star Geoffrey Bayldon
Thriller Episode Guide thriller uk tv series

Thriller Episode Guide: 1970s anthology series

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES introduces us to Brian Clemens' classic, spine-tingling 1970's anthology series with his Thriller Episode Guide
Thriller Spell of Evil

Thriller (series 1, episode 10): Spell Of Evil (1973) REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES concludes series 1 of Brian Clemens' Thriller with a touch of witchcraft in early 1970s London, Spell of Evil
Thriller The Eyes Have It

Thriller (series 1, episode 9): The Eyes Have It (1973) REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reviews the Thriller episode, The Eyes Have It
Thriller File it under Fear

Thriller (series 1, episode 8): File It Under Fear (1973) REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES investigates a string of murders related to a library and its clients, in Thriller episode File It Under Fear

Thriller (series 1, episode 7): A Place To Die (1973) REVIEW

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A Place to Die, from Thriller, makes a contribution to the British folk-horror cycle - RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES investigates...

Thriller (series 1, episode 6): Murder In Mind (1973) REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES continues his trawl through Brian Clemens' classic 70's Thriller series with Murder in Mind

Thriller (S1, E5): The Colour Of Blood (1973) REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at The Colour of Blood, an outstanding entry from the first series of Thriller

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Thriller (S4, E2): Nurse Will Make It Better REVIEW

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When an incapacitated patient gets a new live-in nurse, her family are unprepared for what follows. RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES on the Thriller episode, Nurse Will Make It Better.