Book Launch: Zed and the Cormorants by Clare Owen (YA novel)

Join Author Clare Owen, Narrator Sophie Aldred, and artists Sally Atkins and Klara Smith for a celebration of the launch of Clare’s debut Young Adult novel, Zed and the Cormorants. Readings, discussion of the writing and illustration process, Q&A, perhaps some surprises… Zed and her family move unwillingly from London to Cornwall, in an attempt to support her mother’s mental health. Gradually…

Mum Thumb

Fundraising performance of a mother and daughter’s story of life, connection, dementia and death – all infused with the deepest love… About this Event Sunday 2nd May 2021 7.30pm Booking is essential as we are limited to 90 places. Tickets £10, with 20% of profits going to The Loss Foundation (thelossfoundation.org) Welcome to ‘Mum Thumb’!…

Doctor Who: The Witchfinders

Narrated by Sophie Aldred, a brand new novelisation of an exciting screen adventure for the 13th Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yasmin, as played on screen by Jodie Whittaker, Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole and Mandip Gill. ‘I am an expert on witchcraft, Doctor, but I wish to learn more. Before you die, I want answers.’ The…

The Shape of Darkness By Laura Purcell

Bloomsbury presents The Shape of Darkness by Laura Purcell, read by Sophie Aldred. Wicked deeds require the cover of darkness…. A struggling silhouette artist in Victorian Bath seeks out a renowned child spirit medium in order to speak to the dead – and to try to identify their killers – in this beguiling new tale from Laura…

Doctor Who: The Collection – Season 26 Limited Edition Box Set

Season 26 features four epic adventures traversing a future Britain invaded by inter-dimensional knights, a strange Victorian house haunted by ghosts from Ace’s past, an alien world populated by Cheetah People and a 1940s army camp under siege from monstrous vampires. With guest stars including Nicholas Courtney (Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart), Anthony Ainley (The Master), Jean Marsh,…

Ace Returns!

Doctor Who fandom went wild back in September when Sophie Aldred unexpectedly reprised her role of companion Ace, 30 years after she was a regular on the BBC sci-fi series. A specially-shot trailer for Doctor Who: Season 26 – The Collection Blu-ray set saw Aldred play an older Ace – a teenager when she first appeared, the…