The Sun has today picked up on the longstanding rumours that the next Doctor will be a woman.
The report claims that BBC chiefs are keen to pick a female Time Lord to spice up the show."The BBC really wants to shake things up," an insider told the newspaper.
"There is no reason storyline wise why the Doctor cannot be a woman and from any ethnic background."They added: "The Doctor has morphed before and will do so again.
"To keep the edge they need to change and update the show otherwise there is a danger it will look tired."The article also claims that Catherine Tate and Meera Syal are in line to take over from David Tennant as the Eleventh incarnation of the Time Lord.
Rumours hey try to treat all rumours with a pinch of salt untill confirmed by the bbc