The Doctor Who Production Diary: December 31st

1963 An additional set of ten episodes is ordered, to follow the slot ultimately filled by The Keys Of Marinus The First Doctor
1965 Recording for The Daleks' Master Plan takes place at BBC Television Centre Studio 3 The Daleks' Master Plan
1966 Debut broadcast of The Highlanders episode three on BBC1 The Highlanders
1996 Universal Television's license for Doctor Who is originally due to expire; the BBC grants an extension into 1997, but Universal is unable to drum up interest in Doctor Who, and the rights eventually revert back to the BBC The Eighth Doctor