Survivors: on this day

By Rich Cross   Last updated on 09 June 2019, 09:59:07

Recalling key dates in the history of Survivors



 The next seven days in Survivors


 1 March 197549 years ago
 Production Recording of the studio sequences for Genesis, the second episode of series one, at BBC TV Centre in London

 5 March 199925 years ago
 Location trip The first day of the sixth Reunion location trip (Tanker Hill Mob) visited sites across Herefordshire

 6 March 197648 years ago
 Production Recording of the studio sequences for Lights of London Part 2, the fourth episode of series two, at BBC TV Centre in London


 Earlier this month in Survivors


 7 February 199430 years ago
 VHS Official release date for volumes five (1.9 and 1.10) and six (1.11, 1.12 and 1.13) of the VHS release of series one of Survivors┬áby BBC Enterprises

 10 February 20222 years ago
 Audio Release of Survivors: New Dawn 2, a new and original three-part audio drama, released by Big Finish, set two decades on from The Death

 13 February 20159 years ago
 Cast Death of Hugh Walters (Vic Thatcher, S1), aged 75

 14 February 20213 years ago
 Publication Survivors: Salvation, the sequel to the novel Genesis of a Hero, both written by Peter Hill (pen name, John Eyers) published in paperback format

 17 February 20222 years ago
 Publication Publication of an Obverse Books Silver Archive scrutinising the series three episode Mad Dog, written by the editor of this site

 19 February 197549 years ago
 Production Recording of the studio sequences for The Fourth Horseman, the opening episode of series one, at BBC TV Centre in London

 25 February 197648 years ago
 Production Recording of the studio sequences for Lights of London Part 1, the third episode of series two, at BBC TV Centre in London


Cite this web page
28 February 2024202121 February

 Cross, R. (2021). 'Survivors: on this day,' [online] Survivors: A World Away, 21 February. Available at: https://www.survivors-mad-dog.org.uk/a-world-away/Survivors_on_this_day.php. Accessed on: 28 February 2024.

 
   

Current style: Harvard

 

 TAGS


 

Search
 Survivors 8:3 The Lost Boys

Episode image for Survivors 8:3 The Lost Boys

 Peter Grant has found a way to survive under the tutelage of Robert Malcolm, but survival has come at terrible personal cost

 Survivors 8:4 Village of Dust

Episode image for Survivors 8:4 Village of Dust

 The opening battle of what could be a new civil war threatens to overwhelm the hopes for a decent new society

 The Fourth Horseman location find

Jenny Richards encounters Tom Price on a rural hillside in Survivors episode The Fourth Horseman

 A long sought-after location from Survivors first ever episode has finally been tracked down

Find out more

 Site sections

Terry Nation's Survivors

 Survivors is a 38-episode, three series British post-apocalyptic TV series, created by Terry Nation, and first shown on BBC 1 between 1975 and 1977

 Two Survivors novel were published in the UK, USA and Italy in the seventies: Terry Nation's part-novelisation of the first TV series Survivors was published in 1976; with John Eyers' original follow-up Genesis of a Hero appearing the following year

 A 12-episode, two series remake of Survivors was broadcast on BBC One between 2008 and 2010

 A 36-episode, nine series run of new and original Survivors audio adventures, set in the time and place of the original programme, were released by Big Finish between 2014 and 2019

 Terry Nation's Survivors novel was released as an audiobook, voiced by Carolyn Seymour, in 2014

 Genesis of a Hero was reprinted and republished as a paperback and as a Kindle title in 2015

 A sequel to Genesis of a Hero, entitled Survivors: Salvation, was published in February 2021

 A six-episode original audio drama, Survivors: New Dawn, set two decades on from The Death was released in two three story box sets by Big Finish in November 2021 and February 2022

 Hampton Court to open luxury holiday cottages in castle grounds
Hampton Court to open luxury holiday cottages in castle grounds

THE RECENTLY REVAMPED Hampton Court web site reveals the estate's plans to open 'luxury holiday cottages' in a 'quiet part of the grounds'

 Cult of... Survivors
<em>Cult of... Survivors</em>

A BRAND NEW documentary on Survivors first aired on BBC4 on Tuesday 5 December 2006 at 8.30pm as part of a series of programmes celebrating the history of British literary and small-screen science fiction.

 Survivors: New Dawn, ghosts and demons beckon
Survivors: New Dawn, ghosts and demons beckon

BIG FINISH HAVE released new information about the two new Survivors audios scheduled for release next month: the full-cast audio series Survivors: New Dawn 1 and the narrated audiobook Survivors: Ghosts and Demons.

 Terry Nation audiobook
Terry Nation audiobook

AN AUDIO-BOOK EDITION of cultural historian Alwyn Turner's acclaimed Terry Nation: The Man Who Invented the Daleks has been released by Fantom Publishing.