On 8 October, a number of things set in or relevant to the Doctor Who universe were released or published.
- 1966 - Episode one of The Tenth Planet was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1966 - Part two of the TV Comic story Return of the Trods was first published.
- 1977 - Part two of The Invisible Enemy was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1977 - Part six of the TV Comic story The Mutants was first published.
- 2007 - Part two of Eye of the Gorgon was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 2009 - The Shadow People, The White Wolf and The Day of the Troll were first released by BBC Audio.
- 2009 - The Dead Shoes was first released by AudioGO.
- 2009 - The Doctor Who Adventures comic story City of Light was first published.
- 2009 - The graphic novel The Widow's Curse was first published by Panini Books.
- 2009 - The Ultimate Monster Guide was first published by BBC Books.
- 2010 - The stage play The Monsters Are Coming! premièred at Wembley Arena.
- 2012 - The anthology Lady Stardust was first published by Obverse Books.
- 2014 - The Doctor Who Adventures comic story The Court of Birds was first published.