Torchwood: the reviews begin

In case you’re wondering whether Torchwood is going to be any good, reviews are already coming in, principally from The Guardian. Its Organ Grinder blog reviews it over here, while its Media Talk podcast has a brief review by Gareth McLean and Matt Wells towards the end, which is along the lines of “good, but the opening 20 minutes should have been chopped out.”

As always, wait until the third episode to be sure.

PS Ooh, another PS for Scott, whom I notice has left a comment over at the Media Talk podcast. You’re right, Scott: I think Emily Bell has missed the point, too, particularly in her comments on the value of local news coverage. But that’s for elsewhere…