The famous blue police box landed in Paul Ilett's garden in Southend-on-Sea

The famous blue police box landed in Paul Ilett’s garden in Southend-on-Sea

Not many of us have, or would want a full sized TARDIS from Doctor Who in our back garden.

However, if you’re a die hard fan of the programme which is celebrating it’s 50th anniversary today, then having one of the famous blue police boxes would be a dream come true.

And one of those dedicated obsessive fans is Paul Ilett from Southend. He spent £1500.00 for his box, which now forms the centrepiece of his back garden in Southend.

I went along for BBC Essex to meet Paul and find out what he uses it for and what’s in it…