Trinity Term 2011

1st Week Thursday 5th May, 8pm

St. John's MCR
The Tenth Doctor
The Impossible Planet and The Satan Pit
A two-parter from Series Two with the Tenth Doctor and Rose trying to save a Sanctuary Base on a planet that is somehow circling a black hole and its crew from a mysterious, unknown dark force below that challenges even the Doctor's beliefs...
2nd Week Thursday 12th May, 8pm

Daubeny Lecture Theatre, Magdalen
Dr. Who and the Daleks
Come along for a little non-canon fun with Peter Cushing starring as the Doctor and a game of spot the difference with the first Dalek story!
3rd Week Thursday 19th May, 8pm

St. John's MCR
The Third Doctor
The Dæmons
In tribute to 'five rounds rapid' Nicholas Courtney, who played Brigadier Alistair Lethbridge-Stewart for an amazing FORTY years, we're watching Jon Pertwee's favourite story which takes place in a village called Devil's End... what could possibly go wrong?!
Saturday 21st May

Society Trip to Aldbourne
A day trip up to Wiltshire to visit the village of Aldbourne, where The Dæmons was filmed. Further details to be announced in due course.
4th Week Thursday 26th May, 8pm

Daubeny Lecture Theatre, Magdalen
The Eleventh Doctor The First Doctor
The Rescue & The Eleventh Hour
The First Doctor's eleventh story and the Eleventh Doctor's first (full) story. In The Rescue the TARDIS crew lands on the planet Dido to find two survivors of a spaceship crash hiding from a sinister enemy. The Eleventh Hour involves the newly-regenerated Eleventh Doctor crash-landing the TARDIS, meeting a new companion and saving the world from a shape-shifting alien.
Saturday 28th May, 2pm

Old Law Library, Magdalen
The Fifth Doctor The Fourth Doctor The Second Doctor
The Nicholas Courtney and Elisabeth Sladen Memorial Marathon
In tribute to the Doctor Who greats of the 1970s, Nicholas Courtney (The Brigadier) and Elisabeth Sladen (Sarah Jane Smith), who both sadly passed away recently, we will be watching a selection of their finest stories across the different Doctors they have appeared with, along with a Sarah Jane Adventures episode:
  • My Sarah Jane: A Tribute to Elisabeth Sladen
  • The Invasion (Second Doctor)
  • Robot (Fourth Doctor)
  • Mawdryn Undead (Fifth Doctor)
  • Enemy of the Bane (Sarah Jane Adventures)
5th Week Thursday 2nd June, 8pm

North Quad Lecture Room, St. John's
The Geek Quiz
Any society that reckons it qualifies as 'geeky' is more than welcome to come along to this. Bring question rounds or alcohol or cake or nothing but your wonderful selves and your obsessive obscure interests.
6th Week Thursday 9th June, 8pm

Daubeny Lecture Theatre, Magdalen
The Seventh Doctor
Remembrance of the Daleks
This week: the best episode with the best Doctor and best companion ever (well, at least in Sara's opinion!). Made in the year of the show's 25th anniversary, the Seventh Doctor goes back to the start in this classic episode with Ace, landing in November 1963 to recover the powerful Hand of Omega and to stop the two rival Dalek factions getting "their grubby little protuberances on" it. Come along to see the last appearance of the Daleks and their 'emperor' in the Classic Series!
7th Week Thursday 16th June, 8pm

The Red Star Noodle Bar, 187 Cowley Road
DocSoc Meal
This term, we continue our quest to eat every type of cuisine available in Oxford with a trip to the Red Star Noodle Bar on Cowley Road.
8th Week Thursday 23th June, 8pm

Daubeny Lecture Theatre, Magdalen
The Sixth Doctor
Attack of the Cybermen
The Sixth Doctor and Peri encounter the mercenary Lytton, stranded on planet Earth and in the employ of the Cybermen. A plot is being hatched that aims to change the history of Earth in favour of the Cyber-race, and the Doctor finds himself on an alien planet he has visited before as he tries to defeat his enemies and work out who he can trust to help him.

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