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The Longest Night was the fourth story in the Big Finish UNIT audio series. It was written by Joseph Lidster.

Publisher's summary[edit | edit source]

"We interrupt this broadcast..."

Having survived a day at the seaside, Robert Dalton and Emily Chaudhry are enjoying a few pints... Having spent the day answering the phone and praying for some action, Will Hoffman is enjoying a night out... Having signed a controversial new European treaty, the Prime Minister is on his way back to Downing Street... Having survived yet another day, the people of Britain are settling down to eat dinner, stay in, go out, spend time with their friends...

"...we're receiving reports that..."

It's just another ordinary evening in the United Kingdom...

"...a bomb has exploded in central London..."

Plot[edit | edit source]

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Notes[edit | edit source]

  • This audio drama was recorded on 5 December 2004 and 30 January 2005 at The Moat Studios.
  • Part of the plot involves the bombing of the London Underground to terrorise people. On 7 July 2005, four months after the story was released, the Underground was bombed in real life.
  • The audio drama begins to start the end credits theme when Kirby is arrested, only for it to abruptly stop when he reveals he's carrying a bomb.
  • PROSE: Rise of the Dominator places The Coup as occurring in late 2004, placing this story as early 2005.
  • This story was originally released on CD. It is now available as a download only.
  • The story was re-released as part of the UNIT: The Complete Series box set in May 2020.

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