On 22 January, the following important behind-the-scenes events were known to have occurred:
- 1971 - Script editor Terrance Dicks ordered a storyline for The Ghost Hunters, later known as Day of the Daleks, from writer Louis Marks.
- 2001 - Recording for The Time of the Daleks and Embrace the Darkness took place at The Moat Studios.
- 2003 - Recording for Doctor Who and the Pirates took place at The Moat Studios.
- 2006 - A tone meeting was held for The Impossible Planet and The Satan Pit. Executive producer and head writer Russell T Davies considered "tough" the key word for this story. (DWMSE 14)
- 2008 - Russell T Davies completed the initial draft of Journey's End.