Stratford-upon-Avon was a town in England. William Shakespeare lived there near the end of his life. After being released from prison, Sir Walter Raleigh arranged to have Shakespeare poisoned. In 1616, Shakespeare died in Stratford-upon-Avon. (PROSE: The Empire of Glass)
When the Second Doctor landed in Australia in 2018, he was actually trying to get to either William Shakespeare's house in Stratford or the Pan-Galactic Games on Alpha Centauri, as Victoria Waterfield had wanted to see how her ancestors had lived in the late 16th century. (PROSE: Timewyrm: Apocalypse)
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Stratford-upon-Avon is also where Shakespeare was born.