On 27 January, the following important behind-the-scenes events were known to have occurred:
- 2003 - Recording for The Dark Flame and Davros took place at The Moat Studios.
- 2006 - New Earth was screened to international buyers of Doctor Who at the BBC Showcase Event in the Grand Hotel Brighton. (DWMSE 14)
- Panini Comics announced that it was cancelling Doctor Who Insider immediately, with the issue dated December 2011 being the last. Subscribers were offered refunds or the opportunity to transfer their subscriptions to Doctor Who Magazine. The magazine, however, did end up publishing a January 2012 issue before its cancellation.