Tardis

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This story was never produced.

Therefore, its known narrative elements are not a part of the Doctor Who universe as we, on this Wiki, choose to define it. It may have been the basis for a similar story in another medium, however — and that story may indeed be valid.

In 2005, Philip Purser-Hallard and Faction Paradox creator Lawrence Miles wrote a pilot script for City of the Saved, a radio sitcom set in the eponymous City, which Purser-Hallard had created for Iris Wildthyme in the City of the Saved and later featured in his Faction Paradox books The Book of the War and Of the City of the Saved....[1]

One scene depicted an argument between three Neanderthals and a clinical psychiatrist. Another scene showed Hrothgar being given a citation for "unlawful assembly" and "stamping on ducks" in a public park.[2]

The episode was recorded on 3 October 2005 at the Moat Studios in London. Lawrence Miles directed, and actors included Marq English[2] and Heather Tracy[source needed]. However, the audio was ultimately never released, making it, along with fellow audio plays Absent Friends and Journey into Time, one of only three performed Whoniverse-related stories known to have achieved the dubious honour of being fully recorded, but never officially released in any form.

In 2012, Obverse Books released Tales of the City, the first in a prose anthology series set in the city.

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