Ibrahim Hadmani travelled back in time to witness the destruction of the Crystal Palace on 30 November 1936. He brought an issue of the Daily Mirror that reported on the fire back with him to 2016. The second page of the same issue featured a photograph of Helena greeting Jewish refugees as they arrived in London. (PROSE: Tomorrow's Fish and Chips)
In 1966, the Ninth Doctor checked a copy of the Daily Mirror to see if history had been changed. Articles included Wilson's wage freeze, Moon photos from Surveyor 1, and the England football team winning 5-2 in the World Cup against West Germany, with four of England's five goals being scored by Geoff Hurst, despite the Ninth Doctor recalling Hurst had scored a hat trick. (COMIC: The Love Invasion) On 20 July of that year, Kennedy used an old copy of the Daily Mirror to clear a grimy London warehouse window as he and Bob Hall spied on the Second Doctor and Jamie McCrimmon. (PROSE: The Evil of the Daleks)
The front page of the 12 October 1970 edition of the Daily Mirror was filled with a picture of the hole the Great Houses had opened in the sky. The caption read, "NEVER GIVE UP." Christine Summerfield called it the "Old Dunkirk Spirit". (PROSE: Dead Romance)
In the mid-1970s, Daily Mirror reporter Sally Taylforth interviewed Vince Cosmos, who told Sally about his series of strange dreams after he signed up to Hell for Leather Promotions. (PROSE: Biography)
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In 2013, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, the Daily Mirror publisher Trinity Mirror published a collected volume of material from its archives as part of an irregular themed series of bookazines (The Doctors: The Archive).