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

 11 December 20149 years ago
 Audio Release of the Big Finish audiobook version of Terry Nation's 1976 Survivors novel, voiced by Carolyn Seymour

 15 December 194083 years ago
 Crew Birth of Pennant Roberts, director on Survivors' first and second series

 Earlier this month in Survivors

 4 December 201112 years ago
 Location trip The Mad Dog 2011 location trip visited locations at Monsal Dale

 6 December 197449 years ago
 Production Anthony Isaac's Survivors theme music, used for the opening and closing credits of each episode, recorded by a twenty-piece orchestra

 Later this month in Survivors

 18 December 20185 years ago
 Audio Release of the eighth series of original Big Finish Survivors audio adventures

 25 December 198835 years ago
 Crew Death of Terence (Terry) Dudley, producer of Survivors and scriptwriter of series three opener Manhunt, aged 69

 Coming up in Survivors

 06 January 197549 years ago
 Production Location filming begins in Herefordshire, shooting scenes for the first six episodes of the first series of Survivors

 27 January 200717 years ago
 Location trip The Mad Dog 2007 location trip visited locations at Monsal Dale

 29 January 1916108 years ago
 Cast Birth of Hana-Maria Pravda (Emma Cohen, S1)

 07 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

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 Cross, R. (2021). 'Survivors: on this day,' [online] Survivors: A World Away, 21 February. Available at: Accessed on: 10 December 2023.


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 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

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