Sat Oct 5, 2013, 10:25 PM
JHB (21,870 posts)
Over 100 long-lost Doctor Who episodes found by dedicated fans - in Ethiopia
A group of dedicated Doctor Who fans tracked down at least 100 long-lost episodes of the show gathering dust more than 3,000 miles away in Ethiopia.
It was feared the BBC programmes from the 1960s – featuring the first two doctors William Hartnell and Patrick Troughton – had vanished for all time after the Beeb flogged off a load of old footage.
But after months of detective work the tapes have been unearthed at the Ethiopian Radio and Television Agency.
A television insider said: “It is a triumph and fans everywhere will be thrilled.
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Sun Oct 6, 2013, 10:14 PM
Archae (36,998 posts)
5. Very iffy source of story, I'm afriad.
Lots of ups and downs, and unconfirmed rumors.