Birmingham was a city in the Midlands of England. North of Birmingham was Manchester ( TV: ) and to the north-east was The Lie of the Land Nottingham. ( TV: )
Army of Ghosts
Eleventh Doctor and Amy Pond visited the location of Birmingham during the Ice Age where they rescued a Neanderthal from a Sabre-toothed tiger. ( COMIC: )
Ninth Doctor was displaced to Birmingham in 1894 during an encounter with the Bygone Horde in 2012. He would wait for 28 years until he encountered Rose, sent from 2012 to November 1922. ( AUDIO: )
The Other Side
1899, Mary Brown went to live with her relatives in Birmingham. ( AUDIO: )
The Justice of Jalxar Joseph Roberts' sons lived in Birmingham. ( AUDIO: )
An Ordinary Life Bernice Summerfield visited Birmingham with UNIT in 1997 after learning of a local refinery being used by the Ice Warriors to manufacture the Red Death. ( PROSE: )
The Dying Days
Terpsivore spaceship was buried under Birmingham before being repaired and leaving in 2009. ( COMIC: )
Death Disco Harwood's Haulage, Rhys Williams' employer, ( TV: ) operated out of Birmingham, Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang Sheffield, Ipswich, Carlisle and Cardiff — according to signage on their lorries and their website. ( TV: )
Ninth Doctor, Rose Tyler and Adam Mitchell ended up in Birmingham in 2012 after the TARDIS was struck by a temporal tsunami. ( AUDIO: )
The Other Side
2017, a comic convention was held in Birmingham which was attended by Val Kent and Sonny Robinson, the creators of . The Time Surgeon Twelfth Doctor kidnapped Kent and Robinson from the convention centre and took them on a series of adventures through time and space. ( COMIC: )
Invasion of the Mindmorphs
2069, cannabis cigarettes were legal and manufactured in Birmingham. ( PROSE: )
The Doctor once encountered a Stigorax in Birmingham in the 25th century. ( TV: )
The Happiness Patrol
References Edit George Litefoot owned an Oriental fowling piece that had actually been made in Birmingham. The Doctor saw this as a hallmark of quality manufacturing and used the duck gun to kill a giant rat in the London sewers. ( TV: )
The Talons of Weng-Chiang
Tenth Doctor offered June a lift back to Birmingham in the TARDIS after she missed her train. ( PROSE: ) According to the Eleventh Doctor, the collection plate of the The Slitheen Excursion Mandalax Tide was the size of Birmingham. ( COMIC: )
Pay the Piper
Twelfth Doctor sent Nardole to Birmingham to get a packet of crisps while he left with Bill Potts. Nardole saw through the ruse. ( TV: )
Third Birmingham was an Earth colony active in the year 3012. ( PROSE: )
Festival of Death
Behind the scenes Edit
Doctor Who cast and crew members were born in Birmingham. These have included Annette Badland, Dave Martin and Samuel Anderson.
Mary Tamm and Peter Miles have previously worked with the Birmingham Repertory Theatre.
The studio filming for
was unusually outside of A Girl's Best Friend London, at Birmingham's Pebble Mill Studios.
Though it's possible that a real world location doesn't exist in the same geographic space in the
, such cases are few and far between. Thus, the map at right is Doctor Who universe probably a good indicator of the DWU location of Birmingham.