Monthly Doctor Who favourites: May

This month The Doctor and Bill battled a scary house, visited the moon and began a terrifying adventure to discover the ‘truth’. Here are a few of our favourite things from around the Whoniverse that we’re loving! Dr Men Books From the world of Hargreaves comes Dr Men, a mash-up of the Mr Men and…

Reasons we love Pearl Mackie!

Today is Pearl Mackie’s birthday! To celebrate, we asked twitter exactly why they love our newest time lady. Happy Birthday Pearl, and here’s why we love you! ‘She’s relatable!’ @DavidPuckridge ‘She knows sci-fi tropes, which warms my nerdy little heart.’ @MatGreenfield ‘She takes the time to reply and give love to Who fans – she…

He Saves People (Mental Health Awareness Week)

Knock Knock aired last weekend, and i still haven’t written a post for it. In fact i’ve not written anything all week. I just cant face it. As i sit searching the mental health awareness tag on twitter, i realise that The 8-14th may 2017 is mental health awareness week, which perfectly concides with my…

10 of our reactions to Thin Ice

Our second big adventure of the series and Bill has travelled back in time! Well… she did at the end of episode 2 but sshhh here we are, at a fair on the frozen Thames. Elephant, ox cheeks and all. Here are ten reactions we Time Ladies had to Sarah Dollard’s Thin Ice (p.s. Sarah,…

Monthly Doctor Who Favourites: April

Every month here on The Time Ladies we’ll be rounding up our favourites from around the Doctor Who universe. April saw the launch of series ten and Bill Potts joining the TARDIS topped our month – here are a few other faves! Doctor Who Magazine Doctor Who Magazine is a regular favourite for us here at…

10 Things that made us 😀 at ‘Smile’

This weeks episode of Doctor who saw us travelling to the future for Bills first proper adventure! Here’s ten things that made us 😀 at Smile! 1) Bill Bill! Bill! Billllllll! We ❤ her. This episode gives us Bill’s first TARDIS trip, and her excitement is infectious. From the endless questions about The Doctor and…

Time Ladies Support Time Ladies

As a feminist, I think it is absolutely the duty of every woman to support one another rather than tear each other down. As a female Doctor Who fan, a minority in a fandom made up of predominantly men, I believe the same. We live in a society that supports negativity between girls, that encourages…

Bill Potts Lookbook

So you may have figured by now that we love Bill. Like, we love Bill. We love her so much we want to look just like her. Heck, Clara’s style was great but nothing can match the effortless 80s/90s cool of Ms Potts. We thought we’d show you just how easy it is to (attempt to) dress…

50 thoughts we had while watching ‘The Pilot’

Doctor Who blasted back onto our screens triumphantly last week with The Pilot. An exciting, glorious, fun adventure introducing new companion Bill to the TARDIS, and brought us back into The Doctor’s world with a bang. But What Did The Time Ladies think? I hear you ask. Read on to find out 50 things we thought while watching…

Bill

‘I’m Bill, I serve chips’ but she wanted more than this sneaking in to forbidden lectures was as far as her life would take her ‘Men aren’t where i keep my eye’ she repeated again with a heavy sigh when will everybody see? women are her speciality ‘Still making eyes at a puddle?’ she had…

10 reasons to watch series 10

Doctor Who series ten is just a few days away, so we’ve compiled a list of 10 reasons you should tune in and join The Doctor on his most recent adventures…. 1) Bill Potts The TARDIS is welcoming a new girl this series; Pearl Mackie’s Bill Potts. Openly gay, black and female, the representation this character…

The Importance of Bill’s Sexuality

I was nine years old when I started watching Doctor Who. I had yet to discover my sexual identity and all I knew was that I had a huge crush on Rose Tyler. Of course, this was 2006 and representation for gay women was pretty minimal. Heterosexual relationships took over the majority of television so…