The BBC describes Doctor Who as the most popular ongoing series it has ever made. With a huge budget and acclaimed writer/producer Russell T Davies at the helm, they are bringing it back to the small screen. The announcement of the programme's return has boosted DVD sales and BBC1 is planning repeats of classic episodes. This guide covers all of broadcast Doctor Who to date - the 700-plus episodes of the TV series (1963 to 1989) - as well as the radio serials of 1985, 1993 and 1996, the TV movie of 1996, the TV specials of 1993 and 1999 and the internet-broadcast animated serials of 2001, 2002 and 2003.
Mark Clapham has written Dr Who novels; Eddie Robson writes for Doctor Who magazine and has published a Dr Who short story; Jim Smith is co-creator/writer/production manager of the Doctor Who spin-off audio series.