Peter Purves agreed to an interview with us at the TV and Movie Fest. We chatted about his days on Doctor Who, Blue Peter, and more besides. He’s a busy fellow and has done a number of screen and stage roles both on and off view. He has directed the Chuckle brothers, presented crufts, and of course, he has travelled in Time and Space with William Hartnell.

We previously spoke to him at Newcastle, which you can see here. But now let’s catch up with some new things he had to say…

Joel Cornah
Joel Cornah is an author, journalist, and blogger. He is the author of a number of novels and novellas including; The Sea-Stone Sword, The Spire of Frozen Fire and The Silent Helm, with the upcoming novel The Sky Slayer, expected some time in 2016. He is an editor for The Science-Fiction and Fantasy Network, head of the Doctor Who department, and member of the Tolkien Society. He is a frequent blogger for the Pack of Aces blog, focussing on issues of Asexuality in media, specialising in sci-fi and fantasy.