The Doctor Who Production Diary: 2010

January
1 Debut broadcast of The End Of Time episode two on BBC1 and BBC HD The End Of Time
4 Recording for Vincent And The Doctor takes place at Upper Boat Studios Vincent And The Doctor
5 Location filming for Vincent And The Doctor takes place in Neath, Wales Vincent And The Doctor
6 Recording for Vincent And The Doctor takes place at Upper Boat Studios, while location filming takes place in Cardiff, Wales Vincent And The Doctor
7 Location filming for The Eleventh Hour takes place in London The Eleventh Hour
7 Location filming for The Vampires Of Venice takes place in Nelson, Wales The Vampires Of Venice
7 Location filming for Vincent And The Doctor takes place in Nelson, Wales Vincent And The Doctor
8 Location filming for The Vampires Of Venice takes place in Nelson, Wales The Vampires Of Venice
8 Location filming for Vincent And The Doctor takes place in Nelson, Wales Vincent And The Doctor
9 Location filming for The Vampires Of Venice takes place in Caerphilly, Wales The Vampires Of Venice
10 Recording for The Eleventh Hour takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Eleventh Hour
11 Location filming for The Vampires Of Venice takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Vampires Of Venice
13 Recording for The Vampires Of Venice takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Vampires Of Venice
13 Recording for Vincent And The Doctor takes place at Upper Boat Studios Vincent And The Doctor
13 Recording for The Hungry Earth / Cold Blood takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Hungry Earth / Cold Blood
14 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
15 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
18 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Swansea, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
19 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Swansea, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
20 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Swansea, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
21 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Swansea, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
22 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Swansea, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
23 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Swansea, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
25 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
26 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Llantrisant, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
27 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Llantrisant, Wales and Rhymney, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
28 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Rhymney, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
29 Location filming for The Hungry Earth / Cold Blood takes place in Rhymney, Wales The Hungry Earth / Cold Blood
29 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Rhymney, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang

February
1 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Port Talbot, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
2 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Salisbury, Wiltshire The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
3 Doctor Who Magazine reveals that Arthur Darvill has been cast as Rory Williams Rory Williams
3 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Port Talbot, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
4 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Port Talbot, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
5 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Port Talbot, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
6 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
8 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
9 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
10 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
11 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
12 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
13 Location filming for The Vampires Of Venice takes place in Venice, Italy The Vampires Of Venice
15 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
16 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
17 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios, while location filming takes place in Gelligaer, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
18 Recording for Amy's Choice takes place at Upper Boat Studios Amy's Choice
19 Recording for Amy's Choice takes place at Upper Boat Studios Amy's Choice
20 Recording for Amy's Choice takes place at Upper Boat Studios Amy's Choice
22 Recording for Amy's Choice takes place at Upper Boat Studios Amy's Choice
23 Location filming for Amy's Choice takes place in Skenfrith Village, Wales Amy's Choice
24 Location filming for Amy's Choice takes place in Skenfrith Village, Wales Amy's Choice
25 Location filming for Amy's Choice takes place in Skenfrith Village, Wales Amy's Choice
26 Location filming for Amy's Choice takes place in Cowbridge, Wales Amy's Choice

March
1 Location filming for Amy's Choice takes place in Cowbridge, Wales Amy's Choice
2 Location filming for Amy's Choice takes place in Cowbridge, Wales Amy's Choice
3 Location filming for Amy's Choice takes place in Llantwit Major, Wales Amy's Choice
3 Location filming for The Lodger takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Lodger
3 Recording for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
4 Location filming for The Lodger takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Lodger
4 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
5 Location filming for The Lodger takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Lodger
6 Location filming for Amy's Choice takes place in Pontyclun, Wales Amy's Choice
6 Location filming for The Lodger takes place in Pontyclun, Wales The Lodger
8 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
9 Recording for Amy's Choice takes place at Upper Boat Studios Amy's Choice
9 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
10 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
11 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
12 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
15 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
16 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
17 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
18 Piers Wenger announces that Doctor Who has been renewed for Season Thirty-Two The Eleventh Doctor
18 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
18 Location filming for The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang takes place in Radyr, Wales The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
19 Recording for Amy's Choice takes place at Upper Boat Studios, while location filming takes place in Abertridwr, Wales Amy's Choice
19 Recording for Vincent And The Doctor takes place at Upper Boat Studios Vincent And The Doctor
19 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger
20 Recording for Amy's Choice takes place at Upper Boat Studios Amy's Choice
20 Recording for The Lodger takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Lodger

April
3 Debut broadcast of The Eleventh Hour on BBC1 and BBC HD The Eleventh Hour
10 Debut broadcast of The Beast Below on BBC1 and BBC HD The Beast Below
14 Mount Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland erupts, creating a cloud of volcanic ash which disrupts air travel across Europe for days
17 Debut broadcast of Victory Of The Daleks on BBC1 Victory Of The Daleks
20 A British Petroleum drilling platform explodes in the Gulf of Mexico, killing eleven workers and causing an oil spill which ravages the coastline of the southern United States
24 Debut broadcast of The Time Of Angels on BBC1 and BBC HD The Time Of Angels / Flesh And Stone
27 The BBC issues a formal apology to viewers for a graphic advertising Over The Rainbow which appeared on-screen during the climactic moments of The Time Of Angels The Time Of Angels / Flesh And Stone

May
1 Debut broadcast of Flesh And Stone on BBC1 and BBC HD The Time Of Angels / Flesh And Stone
2 With the global economic crisis having grippled Greece, the international community imposes harsh and unpopular austerity measures as a condition of a bailout
8 Debut broadcast of The Vampires Of Venice on BBC1 and BBC HD The Vampires Of Venice
15 Debut broadcast of Amy's Choice on BBC1 and BBC HD Amy's Choice
22 Debut broadcast of The Hungry Earth on BBC1 and BBC HD The Hungry Earth / Cold Blood
29 Debut broadcast of Cold Blood on BBC1 and BBC HD The Hungry Earth / Cold Blood

June
5 Debut broadcast of Vincent And The Doctor on BBC1 and BBC HD Vincent And The Doctor
12 Debut broadcast of The Lodger on BBC1 and BBC HD The Lodger
19 Debut broadcast of The Pandorica Opens on BBC1 and BBC HD The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang
26 Debut broadcast of The Big Bang on BBC1 and BBC HD The Pandorica Opens / The Big Bang

July
8 Gareth Roberts is offered the opportunity to write Closing Time Closing Time
12 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Newport, Wales A Christmas Carol
13 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Newport, Wales A Christmas Carol
14 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Newport, Wales A Christmas Carol
15 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Newport, Wales A Christmas Carol
16 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
17 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
19 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Cardiff, Wales A Christmas Carol
20 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Cardiff, Wales A Christmas Carol
21 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Cardiff, Wales A Christmas Carol
22 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Cardiff, Wales A Christmas Carol
23 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
26 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
27 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
28 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
29 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
30 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
31 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol

August
2 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
3 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Pontypool, Wales A Christmas Carol
4 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Pontypool, Wales A Christmas Carol
5 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Pontypool, Wales A Christmas Carol
6 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Pontypool, Wales A Christmas Carol
9 Location filming for A Christmas Carol takes place in Pontypool, Wales A Christmas Carol
10 Recording for Space / Time takes place at Upper Boat Studios Space / Time

September
6 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Cardiff, Wales Night Terrors
7 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Cardiff, Wales Night Terrors
8 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Cardiff, Wales Night Terrors
9 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Cardiff, Wales Night Terrors
10 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Cardiff, Wales Night Terrors
13 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Dyrham, Gloucestershire Night Terrors
14 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Dyrham, Gloucestershire Night Terrors
15 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Dyrham, Gloucestershire Night Terrors
16 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Dyrham, Gloucestershire Night Terrors
17 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Dyrham, Gloucestershire Night Terrors
18 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Redcliffe Hill, Bristol Night Terrors
20 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Redcliffe Hill, Bristol Night Terrors
21 Location filming for Night Terrors takes place in Redcliffe Hill, Bristol Night Terrors
22 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Dragon Studios in Pencoed, Wales The Doctor's Wife
22 Recording for Night Terrors takes place at Dragon Studios in Pencoed, Wales Night Terrors
23 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Dragon Studios in Pencoed, Wales The Doctor's Wife
23 Recording for Night Terrors takes place at Dragon Studios in Pencoed, Wales Night Terrors
24 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Dragon Studios in Pencoed, Wales and Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife
27 Location filming for The Doctor's Wife takes place in Taffs Well, Wales The Doctor's Wife
28 Location filming for The Doctor's Wife takes place in Taffs Well, Wales The Doctor's Wife
29 Location filming for The Doctor's Wife takes place in Taffs Well, Wales The Doctor's Wife
30 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife

October
1 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife
1 Recording for Night Terrors takes place at Upper Boat Studios Night Terrors
2 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife
4 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife
5 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife
6 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife
7 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife
7 Recording for Night Terrors takes place at Upper Boat Studios Night Terrors
8 Recording for A Christmas Carol takes place at Upper Boat Studios A Christmas Carol
12 Recording for The Doctor's Wife takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Doctor's Wife
13 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Newport, Wales and Cardiff, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
14 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
15 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
18 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
19 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
20 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
21 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
22 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
23 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
26 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
27 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Monmouth, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
28 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Monmouth, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
29 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Monmouth, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
30 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Monmouth, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon

November
1 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Pontypool, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
2 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Pontypool, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
3 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Pontypool, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
4 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Pontypool, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
5 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Barry, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
7 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios, while location filming takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
8 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
9 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
10 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
11 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
12 Recording for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
17 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place at Monument Valley, Utah, USA and the Valley of the Gods, Utah, USA The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
18 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Page, Arizona, USA The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
19 Location filming for The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon takes place in Page, Arizona, USA The Impossible Astronaut / Day Of The Moon
19 Location filming for The Wedding Of River Song takes place in Page, Arizona, USA The Wedding Of River Song
23 Recording for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place at Upper Boat Studios The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
24 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
25 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
26 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Cardiff, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
27 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Caerphilly, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
29 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Caerphilly, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
30 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Caerphilly, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People

December
1 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Caerphilly, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
2 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Caerphilly, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
3 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Caerphilly, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
6 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Caerphilly, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
7 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Neath, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
8 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Neath, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
9 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Neath, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
10 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Neath, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
11 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Neath, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
13 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Chepstow, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
14 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Llantwit Major, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
15 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Llantwit Major, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
16 Location filming for The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People takes place in Llantwit Major, Wales The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
18 The wave of revolutionary protests known as the “Arab Spring” begins spreading across the Middle East and North Africa
25 Debut broadcast of A Christmas Carol on BBC1 and BBC1 HD A Christmas Carol