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Matthew will be making a number of appearances in the UK over the spring and summer:

Sat Apr 22nd – Galaxy Four Bookshop, Sheffield 11am-1pm ‘ Myth Makers’ launch event

Sun May 7th – ‘The Capitol’ Convention, Arora Hotel, Gatwick

Sat May 20th – ‘Our Disappearing Planet’, Stevenage

Sun May 21st – Showmasters, Newcastle

Sun 30th July – Showmasters, Olympia, London

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Matthew is the reader of the Target audiobook Doctor Who: Four to Doomsday. Adapted by Terrance Dicks from the script by Terrance Dudley, it is now available from BBC Audio.

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A number of audio stories featuring Matthew  have been released by Big Finish over the last few months in both CD and download format: Doctor Who: Cold Fusion, which stars both Peter Davison and Sylvester McCoy, two Fifth Doctor stories, The Star Men, by Andrew Smith and The Contingency Club by Phil Mulryne.  There are, of course, more to come….

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Matthew reads the Dark Shadows story Last Orders at the Blue Whale by Rob Morris on the audio collection Phantom Melodies. Matthew’s story Old Acquaintance, ready by David Selby, is slated for release in May as part of the collection Dreams of Long Ago.

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A new documentary about Matthew has been produced my Keith Barnfather for his ‘Myth Makers’ series. It was shot in Kent at the location for the Fifth Doctor story Black Orchid.  It is slated for release  in April.

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Matthew’s latest book is now available.  Sugar is a collection of 4 short stories embracing science fiction, suspense and the supernatural.  This genre-bending collection explores the contradictions and complexities of the human condition.
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Matthew has recently recorded 18 episodes of Doctor Who for Big Finish, including a six part serial, ‘Cold Fusion’, starring both Peter Davison and Sylvester McCoy. Andrew Smith, who wrote ‘Full Circle’ Matthew’s first TV serial, has written one of three four-part serials.
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The 50th anniversary Dark Shadows 4 part special ‘Blood and Fire,’ in which Matthew appears alongside most of the original TV cast, is now available. This story has already been highly acclaimed.
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Matthew can now be found on Twitter Just click on this link to follow him:
@MinettaLane
Fans of the novels may recognize the address!
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