On 16 January, the following important behind-the-scenes events were known to have occurred:
- 2001 - Recording for Invaders from Mars took place in Bristol.
- 2006 - Doctor Who won a poll on the BBC website as Best Drama of 2005. Christopher Eccleston won Best Actor and Billie Piper won Best Actress. (DWMSE 14)
- 2007 - Recording for Renaissance of the Daleks took place at The Moat Studios.
- 2009 - Recording for The Angel of Scutari took place at The Moat Studios.
- 2013 - Recording for Starlight Robbery took place at The Moat Studios.
- 2014 - Recording for the third series of Counter-Measures began at The Moat Studios.
- 2015 - Recording for Wildthyme Reloaded took place at The Moat Studios.
- 2017 - Recording for The Ninth Doctor Chronicles took place at The Moat Studios.