Features

By Rich Cross   Last updated on 17 June 2024, 18:52:54

Survivors: A World Away content indexed as Features


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A Friend in Need

First published in Whitecross Calling, Issue 2, April 1997

December 26 2020, 12:01


A hitchhiker's guide to Survivors

An academic treatment of the politics of Survivors

December 27 2020, 09:07


A note about copyright

The copyright statement for the Survivors: A World Away web site

February 13 2021, 10:40


Action TV: Survivors series one

Article goes behind-the-scenes to explore the making of Survivors' first series

December 26 2020, 12:18


Audio edition of Alwyn W Turner's study of Terry Nation

Fantom Publishing's audiobook version of Alwyn W Turner's book Terry Nation: The Man Who Invented the Daleks

February 21 2021, 13:39


Birth of a Hope

Written to accompany the (abortive) release of series two by Sovereign Video in 1998

February 13 2021, 10:11


Don't just peter out...

The different fates of Abby Grant's son

January 18 2021, 08:41


Filed away: Survivors material in the BBC archives

The paper trail for Survivors has many missing pages

January 31 2021, 09:12


George R Stewart: Earth Abides

A book review first published on the Survivors Homepage website

November 10 2020, 22:06


Gone Away

Survivors web sites that have been lost to time...

February 13 2021, 11:13


Goofs and Gaffes - Genesis - The face at the pub window

Goof: A face appears in the window of the pub on the opposite side of the street

November 18 2018, 12:34


Greater Love

Written to accompany the (abortive) release of Survivors series two by Sovereign Video in 1998

December 20 2020, 10:22


Hampton Court: interior locations

Several interior Survivors locations at Hampton Court now accessible to visitors

April 18 2021, 08:28


How to annoy a Survivors fan

Ten comments guaranteed to antagonise, alienate and irritate the Survivors' aficionado in your life

December 30 2020, 11:30


In defence of "Starvation"

First published in Survivors fanzine Over the Hills, Issue 12, 1998

December 14 2020, 09:33


Jonathan Bignell discusses Terry Nation

Author Jonathan Bignell discusses his 2004 book on Survivors' creator Terry Nation

December 28 2020, 15:40


Long Live the King

First published on the Survivors homepage website

December 20 2020, 09:56


Mad Dog: Review

Review of Mad Dog first published in Whitecross Calling, Issue 5-6, December 1997

December 20 2020, 11:40


Missing scenes from The Lights of London II

First published in the Survivors Newsletter No 18, Summer 1999

December 16 2020, 08:24


New Genesis locations traced

Latest 2013 Genesis location finds

February 13 2021, 10:18


New guidebook: Worlds Apart

Worlds Apart - guidebook to the BBC's 2008-2010 remake of Survivors

December 27 2020, 11:21


New series three location finds from The Last Laugh

The whereabouts of the Adams' farm from The Last Laugh confirmed

January 02 2021, 11:14


Pat Frank: Alas, Babylon

Review of Pat Frank's Alas, Babylon, first published on the Survivors homepage website

November 10 2020, 22:08


Pennant Roberts: 1940-2010

A short appreciation of the work of Survivors director Pennant Roberts

December 27 2020, 12:20


Science Fiction Britannia

Survivors featured in a December 2006 BBC4 documentary series

December 27 2020, 11:46


Series one DVD: Studio day report

First published in Grab Your Shotgun, Parka and Your DVD Remote October 2003

November 10 2020, 21:02


Survivors actors at Memorabilia

Survivors actors appear at the Memorabilia event in Birmingham in November 2011

December 28 2020, 08:03


Survivors at the British Film Institute (BFI)

Have The Fourth Horseman and A Beginning delivered to a desktop near you...

December 26 2020, 20:31


Survivors creator under scrutiny

Book studies Terry Nation's scriptwriting art

December 27 2020, 12:23


Survivors in SFX 'best ever' poll

Survivors in at 21 in SFX 'best ever' poll

December 27 2020, 09:19


Survivors on Mastermind

Survivors features as a specialist round on BBC's Mastermind

December 27 2020, 09:12


Survivors series three on DVD

Survivors' third series now available as a four-disc R2 box-set

December 26 2020, 20:15


Survivors: A World Away index

The index page of the Survivors: A World Away web site

February 20 2021, 01:36


Survivors: The End of the World?

The End of the World? - Survivors book

December 27 2020, 10:08


Survivors: a new BBC series

The BBC gives green-light for new series of Survivors

December 26 2020, 18:08


Survivors: in print

The world of Survivors on the printed page

February 13 2021, 11:21


Survivors: on this day

Recalling key dates in the history of Survivors

June 09 2019, 09:59


The Last Laugh

First published on the Survivors homepage website

December 18 2020, 20:10


The Lights of London, I & II

Written to accompany the (abortive) release of series two by Sovereign Video in 1998

November 28 2020, 11:31


The Six Horsemen: Reunion 10

Edited version first published in the Survivors Newsletter in 2000

December 20 2020, 11:15


The hunt for the quarry

The pleasures and perils of location hunting

January 25 2021, 08:36


Unseen series one location shots

New behind-the-scenes photos from the 1975 filming at Hampton Court

December 26 2020, 15:59


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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

 Robert Fyfe (Phillipson, Gone Away) dies aged 90
Robert Fyfe (Phillipson, Gone Away) dies aged 90

ROBERT DOUGLAS FYFE, who appeared in the third episode of the first series of Survivors, has died at the age of 90.

 Big Finish and the Survivors: New Dawn audio boxsets
Big Finish and the Survivors: New Dawn audio boxsets

BACK IN JULY 2021 Big Finish announced the release of the first three-story boxset in its new Survivors: New Dawn series. These new audio dramas would be set some two decades after The Death.

 In conversation - Carolyn Seymour: Survivor
In conversation - Carolyn Seymour: Survivor

BIG FINISH RELEASED a two-hour 'in conversation' session with Carolyn Seymour (Abby Grant) in April 2021.

 Hampton Court features in Antiques Road Trip
Hampton Court features in Antiques Road Trip

HAMPTON COURT IN Herefordshire, a key filming location in the first series of Survivors, features in a new episode of the long-running BBC auction show Antiques Road Trip.