The Basics

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Fanzines and other publications

A brief history of Survivors fan publications

February 02 2021, 21:36


Survivors series two on DVD

Details of the release of series two of Survivors on DVD in 2004

January 01 2021, 10:25


Reviving and remaking Survivors

News of attempts to revive or remake Survivors

December 26 2020, 11:35


Survivors novelisations

Details of the two Survivors novels from the 1970s

December 26 2020, 11:23


Survivors: main characters

An introduction to the on-screen stars of Survivors

December 26 2020, 10:04


Survivors themes and plot 'arcs'

A guide to the key dramatic themes of Survivors

December 24 2020, 16:16


The Sovereign video re-release

A brief history of the re-release of Survivors series one on VHS

December 24 2020, 08:51


Survivors on satellite & cable TV

A brief history of Survivors on non-terrestrial TV

December 24 2020, 08:48


An introduction to Survivors

Survivors: The Basics - An introduction to the post-apocalyptic TV drama Survivors

December 23 2020, 14:30


'Making of' and Guidebooks

Details of the two key guides to Survivors

December 23 2020, 14:00


Survivors: episode guide

A three series episode guide

December 23 2020, 13:51


Survivors series three on DVD

Details of the release of series three of Survivors on DVD in 2005

December 23 2020, 13:13


Survivors Region 1 DVD set

Details of the Region 1 release of a 6-disc Survivors DVD boxset in 2010

December 23 2020, 13:07


Survivors Italian DVD releases

Survivors DVD releases in Italy

December 23 2020, 12:11


Survivors three-series DVD set

Details of the 2 | entertain release of a 11-disc Survivors DVD boxset in 2008

December 23 2020, 11:29


The DD Video re-release

A brief history of the second re-release of Survivors series one on VHS

December 23 2020, 11:25


The BBC Worldwide video release

A brief history of the first release of Survivors series one on VHS

December 23 2020, 11:21


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 Survivors 7:3 Old Friends

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 Evelyn Piper and Ruth Anderson try to coax Jackie Burchall out of her psychosis before marauding gangs overwhelm them

 Survivors 2:1 Dark Rain

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 Months after the plague, storms batter the country. As Abby resumes the search for her son, Jackie and Daniel fight for their lives

 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

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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

 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'

 Monsal Dale provides base for new episode of Countryfile
Monsal Dale provides base for new episode of Countryfile

MONSAL DALE, THE key filming location for the third series Survivors episode Mad Dog, provides the 'centre of operations' for the 'White Peak' episode of Countryfile.

 Pete Wallbank
Pete Wallbank

ILLUSTRATOR AND ARTIST Pete Wallbank designed the covers for the Sovereign Video VHS release of series one of Survivors.

 Morris Perry: An actor's life
Morris Perry: An actor's life

THE RESPECTED CHARACTER actor Morris Perry, who died on 19 September 2021 at the age of 96, enjoyed a long and diverse career on television and on the stage.