Diddle-dee-dum

Just realised I hadn’t listened to one of the discs Alex gave to me recently (part of a plan for some of us at work to pass round samples of our favourite music to each other to broaden our horizons). And what’s lurking in there but a funky beat version of Ron Grainer’s Doctor Who theme! Heheheheh. Nice one and very appropriate in this 40th anniversary year of our favourite Time Lord – 40 years in November, can you believe it? Can you believe how long the BBC have left it off air despite a huge international audience for it and huge sales of videos, DVDs, books and other merchandising? A short animated series last year on BBC-I website drew in hundreds of thousands of visitors in a few days yet the BBC still say there is no demand for it…