Happy Birthday to Lucas who celebrates his 6th birthday today and is a big fan of Doctor Who and Happy Birthday to Gloria who is a big fan of Torchwood.
Did you know on this day in 1967 Episode 4 of The Macra Terror was broadcast? It was Season 4 and Patrick Troughton was the Doctor with Michael Craze, Anneke Wills and Fraser Hines as his companions.
The story was written by Ian Stuart Black and Directed by John Davies.
The Macra have infiltrated a human colony run like a holiday camp, they’re a lot smaller than the Macra featured in Gridlock.
In 1972, Episode 6 of The Sea Devils was broadcast. It was Season 9 and Jon Pertwee was the Doctor with Jo Grant as his companion. Roger Delgado featured in this story as The Master.
It was written by Malcolm Hulke and Directed by Michael Briant.
The Master is contained on an island with no means of escape but manages to control the Sea Devils and use them for his own means.
Others celebrating their birthdays today are: David Oyelowo, Hannah Spearitt, and Asa Butterfield to name a few.
Have an awesome day
©BBC Doctor Who 1963
*Mark Campbell (2000) Doctor Who Pocket Essential Guide