On 2 January, a number of things set in or relevant to the Doctor Who universe were released or published.
- 1965 - "The Powerful Enemy", first episode of The Rescue, was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1971 - Episode one of Terror of the Autons was first broadcast on BBC1, beginning Doctor Who's eighth season.
- 1971 - Part three of the TV Comic story The Kingdom Builders was first published.
- 1980 - Part five of the Doctor Who Weekly comic story City of the Damned and K9's Finest Hour were first published.
- 1998 - Tempest was first published by Virgin Books.
- 2006 - Parallel Lives was first published by Big Finish Productions.
- 2008 - DWC 2 was first published by IDW Publishing.
- 2011 - The Land's End Doctor Who exhibition closed.
- 2014 - DWFC 10 was first published by Eaglemoss Publications Ltd.
- 2015 - Jimmy Carr and the Dalek was first broadcast within The Big Fat Anniversary Quiz.