David Tennant as The Doctor and Catherine Tate as Donna Noble in Doctor Who The Runaway Bride - 2006 (c) BBC

On This Day… In 2006 ‘The Runaway Bride’ First Aired

The Runaway Bride First Broadcast December 25th 2006 @ 7.00pm (9.38m viewers) Following on from the devastating departure of Rose Tyler, there was no let up...
David Tennant as The Doctor with Billie Piper as Rose Tyler - Doctor Who - The Christmas Invasion - BBC - 2005

On This Day… In 2005 ‘The Christmas Invasion’ First Aired

The Christmas Invasion First Broadcast December 25th 2005 @ 7.00pm (9.84m viewers) David Tennant is The Doctor! After a short teaser scene during Children in Need...
Doctor Who The Feast of Steven

On This Day… In 1965 The Doctor wished viewers a ‘Happy Christmas’

The Daleks' Master Plan: The Feast of Steven First Broadcast December 25th, 1965 @ 6.35pm (7.9m viewers) The first Doctor Who Christmas Special, 'The Feast of...
Doctor Who The Enemy of the World

On This Day… In 1967 ‘The Enemy of the World’ began

The Enemy of the World: Episode One First Broadcast December 23rd, 1967 @ 5.25pm (6.8m viewers) Thanks to episode hunter Philip Morris 'The Enemy of the...
Doctor Who - The Dead Planet - (c) BBC

On This Day… In 1963 The Daleks First Appeared

The Mutants/The Daleks: The Dead Planet First Broadcast December 21st 1963 @ 5.15pm (6.9m viewers) Admittedly it is just a glimpse. A waved sink plunger. But...