This article about a year is currently under construction. It's likely to be a bit messy.
|Timeline for 1978|
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1978 was a year in which a number of events important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs occurred.
- American publisher Aeonian Press obtained the US publication rights to some of the Target Books releases, issuing them in limited distribution hardcovers. Among the books reissued in this format were Doctor Who and the Day of the Daleks and Doctor Who and the Giant Robot.
- Tom Baker began moonlighting from Doctor Who to appear in another BBC series, Late Night Story, which featured Baker performing dramatic readings of horror stories.