The Doctor Who Production Diary: 2017

January
27 John Hurt (the War Doctor) dies The War 
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30 Peter Capaldi reveals that he will leave Doctor Who following the 2017 Christmas special The Twelfth Doctor

February

March

April
15 Debut broadcast of The Pilot on BBC1 and BBC1 HD The Pilot
22 Debut broadcast of Smile on BBC1 and BBC1 HD Smile
29 Debut broadcast of Thin Ice on BBC1 and BBC1 HD Thin Ice

May
6 Debut broadcast of Knock Knock on BBC1 and BBC1 HD Knock Knock
13 Debut broadcast of Oxygen on BBC1 and BBC1 HD Oxygen
20 Debut broadcast of Extremis on BBC1 and BBC1 HD Extremis
27 Debut broadcast of The Pyramid At The End Of The World on BBC1 and BBC1 HD The Pyramid At The End Of The World

June
3 Debut broadcast of The Lie Of The Land on BBC1 and BBC1 HD The Lie Of The Land
10 Debut broadcast of Empress Of Mars on BBC1 and BBC1 HD Empress Of Mars
17 Debut broadcast of The Eaters Of Light on BBC1 and BBC1 HD The Eaters Of Light
24 Debut broadcast of World Enough And Time on BBC1 and BBC1 HD World Enough And Time / The Doctor Falls

July
1 Debut broadcast of The Doctor Falls on BBC1 and BBC1 HD World Enough And Time / The Doctor Falls
16 During a special video broadcast following coverage of the Wimbledon Gentlemen's Final on BBC1, the BBC announces that Jodie Whittaker has been cast as the Thirteenth Doctor The Thirteenth Doctor
21 Deborah Watling (Victoria Waterfield) dies Victoria Waterfield

August

September

October

November

December