The Doctor Who Production Diary: October 29th

1935 Michael Jayston (the Valeyard) is born The
Valeyard
1963 Filming for The Daleks takes place at the Ealing Television Film Studios The Daleks
1965 Recording for The Daleks' Master Plan takes place at BBC Television Centre Studio 3 The Daleks' Master Plan
1966 Debut broadcast of The Tenth Planet episode four on BBC1 The Tenth Planet
1966 Recording for The Power Of The Daleks takes place in Riverside Studio 1 The Power Of The Daleks
1969 Location filming for Spearhead From Space takes place in London Spearhead From Space
1970 Bob Baker and Dave Martin are commissioned to write episodes three and four of The Claws Of Axos The Claws Of Axos
1970 Location filming for The Mind Of Evil takes place in Manston, Kent The Mind Of Evil
1971 Location filming for The Sea Devils takes place in East Cowes, Isle of Wight The Sea Devils
1973 Recording for Invasion Of The Dinosaurs takes place in BBC Television Centre Studio 8 Invasion Of The Dinosaurs
1974 Recording for The Ark In Space takes place in BBC Television Centre Studio 3 The Ark In Space
1977 Debut broadcast of Image Of The Fendahl episode one on BBC1 Image Of The Fendahl
1981 Location filming for Earthshock takes place in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire Earthshock
1984 Location filming for The Mark Of The Rani takes place in Telford, Shropshire The Mark Of The Rani
1985 Christopher H Bidmead is commissioned to write “Pinacotheca” The Sixth Doctor
1986 Colin Baker learns that the option on his contract for Season Twenty-Four will not be taken up, meaning that he has been fired from Doctor Who The Sixth Doctor
2004 Location filming for Dalek takes place in Cardiff, Wales Dalek
2007 Location filming for The Sontaran Stratagem / The Poison Sky takes place in Pontypool, Wales The Sontaran Stratagem / The Poison Sky
2008 While accepting the National Television Award for Outstanding Drama Performance, David Tennant announces that he will leave Doctor Who prior to Season Thirty-One The Tenth Doctor
2009 Location filming for The Hungry Earth / Cold Blood takes place in Newport, Wales The Hungry Earth / Cold Blood
2010 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Monmouth, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
2012 Recording for The Rings Of Akhaten takes place at BBC Roath Lock The Rings Of Akhaten