The Tides of Time issue 48

The Tides of Time issue 48, Summer 2022, was published by The Oxford Doctor Who Society in July 2022. It was edited by James Ashworth.

The issue consists of 96 A5 colour pages. 

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Articles include:

Series Thirteen:


  • Return of the prodigal showrunner? – Matthew Kilburn and friends give their thoughts on the return of Russell T Davies to Doctor Who
  • Preliminary results – James Ashworth compiles the society’s response to the casting of Ncuti Gatwa as the Fourteenth Doctor
  • Renationalise Doctor Who! – William Shaw gives his view on the show’s new production arrangement

Time Lord Victorious:

Remembering Jackie Lane

  • Flights of the Dodo – John Salway on why Dodo Chaplet deserves more recognition
  • In memoriam – James Ashworth’s obituary for Jackie Lane

Social Calendar

  • The 2021 Varsity Quiz – Face the questions Oxford and Cambridge did!
  • From Bedford to eternity – Adam Kendrick on Bedford Who Charity Con Six


  • The next Pip and Jane – James Ashworth talks to Big Finish writers Stewart Pringle and Lauren Mooney
  • Play On – Sam Flower continues his musical odyssey through Who-related songs
  • A Mathemagician’s Apology – Evan Jones reveals the Twelfth Doctor’s mathematical leanings


Poetry and Prose

  • Haikus for: The Halloween Apocalypse, War of the Sontarans, Legend of the Sea Devils, Arc of Infinity, Evil of the Daleks, The Invisible Enemy and The Seeds of Death by William Shaw
  • And so, she danced – Atlas Booth on life before the Asylum
  • Lost in transition – Evan Jones adds a coda to Logopolis