The Tides of Time issue 43.5 – Special Edition Summer 2019

The Tides of Time Special Edition Summer 2019: Conventions and Other Events was published by The Oxford Doctor Who Society in August 2019. It was edited by James Ashworth and Matthew Kilburn.

The issue was initially released as a PDF only. However, it was subsequently printed as a 64-page colour booklet.

The PDF can be downloaded in one of two formats:

High-resolution PDF (12Mb)

Low-resolution PDF (2.6Mb)

Features include:

Big Finish Twentieth Anniversary

Aldbourne and The Daemons

  • Sympathy for the Devil. Mark Learey, Matthew Kilburn and Ian Bayley wonder why we love The Daemons so much
  • The Devil Came Down to Aldbourne. Ian Bayley and Matthew Kilburn join Paul Booth and his DePaul University students for An Afternoon at Devil’s End, 23 June 2019
  • Pertwee’s Last Daemons. Mark Learey recalls the day that Jon Pertwee met fans for what would be the final time, 27 April 1996, at Aldbourne, with photographs by Stephen Broome, Anne Russell and Mark
  • Daemonic Vignettes. Matthew Kilburn gives his impressions of An Afternoon at Devil’s End

Bedford Who Charity Con

Fantom Events’ Time Flight

  • A Flying Visit. James Ashworth reports on Fantom Events’ Time Flight, held in Banbury on 1-3 February 2019
  • Restoration Man. James Ashworth observes Paul Vanezis’s panel at Time Flight
  • Voord of Mouth. James Ashworth meets Hartnell-era actor Martin Cort


  • Russell T Davies Returns to College. James Ashworth reports from Russell T Davies’s discussion of his career with Sir Jonathan Bate, Provost of Worcester College, Oxford, on 23 May 2019
  • Wicked Professor. Paul Dumont remembers Sophie Aldred’s visit to Oxford on 4 February 1991, in a piece first published in Skaro in Autumn 1993