On 4 January, a number of things set in or relevant to the Doctor Who universe were released or published.
- 1964 - "The Escape" was first broadcast on BBC tv.
- 1965 - Part nine of the story The Klepton Parasites was first published in the 682th issue of TV Comic.
- 1969 - Episode two of The Krotons was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1969 - Part one of the TV Comic story Father Time was first published.
- 1975 - Part two of Robot was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1975 - Part five of the TV Comic story The Wanderers was first released.
- 1982 - Part one of Castrovalva was first broadcast on BBC1, beginning Doctor Who's nineteenth season.
- 1983 - Part two of Arc of Infinity was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1989 - Part four of The Greatest Show in the Galaxy was first broadcast on BBC1, completing Doctor Who's twenty-fifth season.
- 1997 - Part one of the Radio Times comic story Perceptions was first published.
- 1999 - The Face-Eater and Salvation were first published by BBC Books.
- 2000 - Parallel 59 was first published by BBC Books.
- 2007 - Spaceport exhibition Doctor Who Up Close closed.
- 2013 - The Doctor Who Adventures comic story Museum Piece was first published.
- 2017 - The Lost Angel was first released by BBC Worldwide.
- 2017 - VOR 95 was published by Big Finish Productions.