Watching Doctor Who: Season 1

From Coal Hill School to the Sense-Sphere

Nick Barlow
Aug 27 · 6 min read

Thanks to a new phone, I recently acquired a free six-month subscription to Britbox. Six months is 26 weeks, and there are 26 seasons in the original run of Doctor Who, so I decided to set myself the challenge of seeing if I can speedrun the entire classic series in that six months. I’m collecting some of my thoughts as I watch in a Twitter thread, but thought writing up each season as I reach the end of it would either motivate me to get through this. Or provide a lasting testament to my failure when I run…