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Saturday 28th June 2008

Torchwood This Week - June 28, 2008
(posted 28th Jun 2008, 12:50pm - TWIDW post #0712)
June 28, 2008 - Vol 2, No 25
The weekly guide to Torchwood transmissions.
by Benjamin F. Elliott
Doctor Who schedule information is in This Week In Doctor Who .
ASIA - BBC Entertainment Asia
premieres Torchwood on Monday 7 July at 7:05PM, with various repeats
through the week.
New Zealand - TV2 finally premieres Torchwood
on Wednesday 9 July at 10:30PM. They don't have it on their website,
but various TV listings have uncovered it.
Australia - FOXTEL is launching a BBC HD channel as one of their new HD services this Sunday. Torchwood will be heavily featured, probably premiering in the next few days. Wouldn't it be lovely if they had some sort of schedule somewhere so that the people who had access to the channel had any clue what shows were airing when? Please - make this paragraph out of date. Rush some proper information out. Not just for BBC HD - there does not seem to be information for any of the new BBC HD channels. It's a week later, and I'm still waiting.
Corrections and updates are welcome at torchwood- , TWIDW on AIM, and thebfe on Yahoo Messenger.
Torchwood Website -
Australian Website -
TV 2
Monday 10:50PM EET 2-13 Exit Wounds (2nd Series Finale) (end of run)
Schedule is extrapolated - website does not have usable schedule
SciFi Russia
All times Moscow
Saturday 11PM(10:35PM), Sunday 8:05PM 1-04 {s{Cyberwoman} (Small Worlds)
Monday 9PM, Tuesday 7:05PM(8:05PM), 5 July 11PM, 6 July 8:05PM 1-05 Small Worlds
BBC Entertainment
All times Thailand
7 July 7:05PM and 10PM and 2:20AM, 8 July 9:20AM and 1:55PM, 13 July
4:05PM 1-01 Everything Changes (premiere!)
14 July 7:05PM and 10PM and 2:25AM, 15 July 9:20PM and 1:50PM, 20
July 4:10PM 1-02 "Day One"
21 July 7:05PM and 10PM and 2:15AM, 22 July 9:20AM and 1:55PM, 27
July 4:05PM 1-03 Ghost Machine
28 July 7:05PM and 10PM and 1:45AM, 29 July 9:20AM and 1:50PM 1-
04 Cyberwoman
9 July 10:30PM 1-01 Everything Changes (New Zealand premiere!)
16:9 letterbox
8 August 2-01 Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang (2nd Series Canadian premiere! New station!)
HD on Ztele HD, Dubbed in French.
Monday 8AM EDT 1-11 Combat
Monday 9PM, Friday 2PM and 11PM
, 7 July 8AM EDT 1-13 "La Fin Des Temps"
7 July 9PM, 11 July 2PM and 11PM, 14 July 8AM EDT 1-01 "Everything Changes"
14 July 9PM, 18 July 2PM and 11PM EDT 1-02 "Day One"
HD Net Canada
Complete, uncut episodes in High Definition (not the same schedule as HD Net US)
Monday 7 and 11PM EDT/4 and 8PM PDT 1-12 Captain Jack Harkness
7 July 7 and 11PM EDT/4 and 8PM PDT 1-13 End of Days
Wednesday - pre-empted by Wimbledon coverage
9 July 11:45PM BST 2-12 Fragments (special later time)
16 July 11:20PM BST 2-13 Exit Wounds
Series 3 will premiere on BBC One in 2009. Currently 5 episodes,
stripped Monday to Friday for a weeklong event.
HD Net
DirecTV 79,259
Dish 9422 (5510 Alaska and Hawaii only)
High Definition 16:9 format. Uncut, commercial free.
Monday 7PM and 10PM and 1AM EST/4PM and 7PM and 10PM PDT 1-08 They Keep Killing Suzie
7 July 7PM and 10PM and 1AM EST/4PM and 7PM and 10PM PDT 1-09 Random Shoes
Series 1 repeats:
16 July 8:30PM and 11:55PM, 17 July 10:10PM CET 1-01 Everything Changes
16 July 9:25PM and 12:50AM, 17 July 11:05PM CET 1-02 Day One
23 July 8:30PM and 11:50PM, 24 July 10:10PM CET 1-03 Ghost Machine
23 July 9:20PM and 12:40AM, 24 July 11PM CET 1-04 Cyberwoman
30 July 8:30PM and 11:50PM, 31 July 10:50PM CET 1-05 Small Worlds
30 July 9:20PM and 12:40AM, 31 July 11:50PM CET 1-06 Countrycide
BBC HD Australia

The HD service launched on 22 June, and Torchwood could air at any time thereafter. But they have no schedule lsitings.
BBC Entertainment
The Polish version of BBC Entertainment's website now has a Torchwood
page listing all the Series 1 episodes (in English and Polish). I
cannot find a premiere date yet.
Stations That Will/Have Aired Torchwood:
UK - BBC Two -
Series 2 completed.
BBC Three
UKTV ? (new channel in September not yet named - repeats of Series 1
and 2)
Israel - Yes Stars 2 - Series 1 completed.
Sweden - TV4 Plus - Series 1 completed.
SPAIN - Cuatro - Series 1 completed.
AUSTRALIA - Network Ten -
Series 1 completed.
There are exclusive interviews and clips on the Ten website as well
as Torchwood De-Classified - as of this writing, you have to be in
Australia to view the clips.
Southern Cross Ten
(Regional service that carries portions of Network Ten's lineup) -
Series 1 completed.
UKTV Australia
No episodes scheduled.
Network Ten HD
Series 1 repeats on the new HD channel.
Shelved for now. Premiere date TBA.
MEXICO - Canal 22
Episodes air as 2 parters. Series 1 completed?
LATIN AMERICA - People + Arts - Series 1
FRANCE - NRJ 12 - Series 1 repeats completed,
episodes dubbed in French, expect slight cuts on bloodshed
Jimmy"> - Series 1 completed.
HONG KONG - ATV World Series 1
USA - BBC America
DirecTV 264 Dish 135,879 16:9 Letterbox format. Series 2 Completed.
Next airdate unknown.
BBC America On Demand - available on better digital cable systems
Full length episodes (no cuts for time). Content edits made for BBC
America TV broadcasts (language, violence, nudity) will be present in
this version. - No episodes on schedule.
MILITARY - BFBS - Series 2 completed.
ITALY - Jimmy
Dubbed into Italian. Series 1 repeats completed.
And other countries who I haven't seen identified yet
Thanks for reading. Until next week, take care.
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