was the third and final volume in a mini-series within DWMSE 32 that investigated the production of Doctor Who Magazine Special Edition . This issue dealt with The Sarah Jane Adventures series 5 and the plans that never came to fruition because of the untimely death of Elisabeth Sladen. It was released on 16 August 2012.
The ultimate guide to the exploits of the Doctor's most enduring companion in her own spin-off series – The Sarah Jane Adventures!
Full production guides for the three Series Five SJA stories
Details of the storylines for the unmade Series Five adventures
Further plots and ideas for the stories that never were
The full transcript of a 1993 interview with Elisabeth Sladen
(Each episode is given a synopsis, production details, broadcast and ratings details, full cast and crew credits, fact file,
coverage, script snippets and connections)
( Meet Mr Smith full synopsis) 5.9 / 5.10
( The Thirteenth Floor partial synopsis of opening scenes only, with Wizards vs Aliens Russell T Davies indicating that the storyline is to be reused for an episode of and so could not be revealed) 5.11 / 5.12 ( The Battle for Bannerman Road general description only, as the episode had not yet reached the outline/storyline stage at the time of Sladen's death)
This was the thirty-second in a series of quarterly specials given over to a specific Who-related theme.
The cover proclaimed this publication as “The official guide to The Sarah Jane Adventures” with outlines to the unmade stories and contributions from head writer
Russell T Davies. Researcher
Andrew Pixley respectfully dedicates this overview of the stories to the memory of Elisabeth Sladen in gratitude for four decades of her wonderful adventures in space and time. This standard sized, bound magazine was printed in
August 2012 and had a cover price of £4.99. (UK) It was published in North America on 12 September 2012 with a cover price of $12.99 (US). This issue had the indicia title of Doctor Who Special Edition #32 – The Sarah Jane Companion: Volume Three.