The Doctor Who 50-50
A handy guide to my Doctor Who 50-50 series where I look at each year of Doctor's Who history:
1963: The series begins.
1964: The departure of Susan and the beginning of the comic strip
1965 Part 1: Vicki joins, Ian and Barbara leave and the early days of Dalekmania.
1965 Part 2 : The Daleks' Masterplan begins, Peter Cushing takes Who to the big screen and Hartnell breaks the fourth wall.
1966: The end of an era: Hartnell bows out and Troughton takes over.
1967: The Monster Era: Cybermen, Yeti and Ice Warriors are in, the Daleks are out
1968: Setting up the future? Brigiadier Lethbridge Stewart and UNIT make their first appearance
1969: The Doctor's origins revealed as we say goodbye to the Second Doctor
1970: Exiled to Earth: Doctor Who meets Quatermass
1971: The Master arrives.
1972: The return of the Daleks!
1973: Three Doctors unite for Season 10, Sarah Jane Smith makes her first appearance and the Target novelisations begin
1974: The Pertwee years come to an end.
1975: Tom Baker begins his tenure.
1976: The departure of Sarah Jane and the return of the Master
1977: Leela and K9 join and Doctor Who gets its first dedicated documentary
1978: The Key to Time
1979: Doctor Who goes abroad and the first issue of Doctor Who Weekly is published
1980: Shada is cancelled and the series is given a new look
1981 : Tom Baker's final episodes and the first official Doctor Who spin-off
1982: Peter Davison's first season, the death of a companion and the return of the Cybermen
1983: The Twentieth Anniversary is celebrated in style
1984: Goodbye Peter, hello Colin
1985: Colin Baker's first season, the hiatus and 'Doctor in Distress'
1986: The Trial of a Time Lord
1987: Colin Baker is sacked, Sylvester McCoy is the Seventh Doctor and Patrick Troughton passes away
1988: The 25th Anniversary and Doctorin' the TARDIS tops the charts
1989: The final season?
1990: The 'Wilderness Years' begin
1991: The beginning of the 'New Adventures'
1992: The departure of Ace and the debut of Bernice Summerfied