Sheffield to host Doctor Who premiere
Popular sci-fi show Doctor Who is to celebrate its return to the BBC in October with a red carpet premiere on the Moor this month.
The premiere on 24 September will see Yorkshire actress Jodie Whittaker, the 13th and first female Doctor, will be joined by her co-stars as the cast return to Sheffield seven months after filming scenes for the show in the city at Park Hill.
The first screening of the series will take place at the Light Cinema, with fans invited to join the red carpet experience outside the venue with a random ticket draw. Tickets will be distributed randomly with 50% going to Sheffield and the surrounding area and 50% going to the rest of the UK.
You can register for tickets here until Monday 17 September at 4pm. The premiere takes place at 1:30pm.
The first Doctor Who episode of the new series airs on 7 October on BBC 1. Image: Mark Newby.