On 8 May, the following important behind-the-scenes events were known to have occurred:
- 1964 - After using Lime Grove Studios for about six solid months, Doctor Who recorded an episode for the very first time at BBC Television Centre, committing "The Warriors of Death" to tape in TC3.
- 2008 - Recording for Kingdom of Silver took place at The Moat Studios.
- 2010 - Recording for Dead Man's Switch took place.
- 2013 - Recording for Masquerade and the fourth series of Iris Wildthyme place at The Moat Studios.