Mike Yates’ Timeline

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Here is ‘Mike Yates’ Timeline’.

I’ve referred to

and

to help me put this version of the timeline together.

I’ve included all the TV stories, audios; books and comics.

The (TV) and (Audio) stories are highlighted in BURNT ORANGE.

The (Book) stories are to remain un-highlighted for now.

 The short stories are highlighted in BURNT ORANGE and/or ITALICS; and are CENTRED.

The stories with links to reviews by me on my blog are highlighted in BOLD and BURNT ORANGE.

Regarding the (Book) stories, I’ve identified each of them as follows in the KEY below.

KEY
*VNA – Virgin New Adventures
*VMA – Virgin Missing Adventures
*PDA – Past Doctor Adventures
*BB – BBC Books
*TB – Target Books

Regarding the (Audio) stories, I’ve identified each of them as follows in the KEY below.

KEY
**BAB – BBC Audio Book
**BFAD – Big Finish Audio Drama
**BFAB – Big Finish Audio Book
**PAB – Puffin Audio Book
**BVAB – BBV Audio Book

Regarding the short stories, I’ve identified each of them as follows with abbreviations.

  • (ST) – Short Trip (either Big Finish or BBC
  • (VD) – Virgin Decalog
  • (TS) – Target Storybook

Please feel free to ask questions about this timeline, as I intend to revisit this and add new stories to the list as time goes on.

I’ve divided the timeline into 9 phases
1. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Liz and U.N.I.T. (Season 7)
2. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Jo and U.N.I.T. (Season 8)
3. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Jo and U.N.I.T. (Season 9)
4. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Jo and U.N.I.T. (Season 10)
5. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor and U.N.I.T. (Season 10)
6. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Sarah Jane and U.N.I.T. (Season 11)
7. Mike Yates after U.N.I.T.
8. Older Mike Yates with the Fourth Doctor and Mrs Wibbsey
9. Older Mike Yates


1. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Liz and U.N.I.T. (Season 7)

‘Foreshadowing’ (ST/Audio) – BFAB**
‘UNIT Christmas Parties: First Christmas’ (ST)

  • The Eye of the Giant (Book) – VMA*
  • The Blue Tooth (Audio) – BFAB**
  • The Scales of Injustice (Book/Audio) – VMA*+BAB**
  • The Rings of Ikiria (Audio) – BFAB**
  • The Devil Goblins From Neptune (Book) – PDA*

‘Prisoners of the Sun’ (VD)


2. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Jo and U.N.I.T. (Season 8)

‘The Claw’ (Annual)

  • Deadly Reunion (Book) – PDA*

‘UNIT Christmas Parties: Christmas Truce’ (ST)

‘The Switching’ (ST/Audio) – BFAB**
‘The Clean Air Act’ (TS) – TB*


3. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Jo and U.N.I.T. (Season 9)

‘Where the Heart Is’ (VD)
‘Listen – the Stars’ (Annual)


4. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Jo and U.N.I.T. (Season 10)

‘The Christmas Inversion’ (Penguin/Audio) – PAB**

  • The Heralds of Destruction (Comic)

The events of ‘The Defectors’ (Audio) – BFAD** take place here.


5. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor and U.N.I.T. (Season 10)


6. Mike Yates with the Third Doctor; Sarah Jane and U.N.I.T. (Season 11)


7. Mike Yates after U.N.I.T.

  • No Future (Book) – VNA*

‘Housewarming’ (VD)

  • The Killing Stone (Audio) – BVAB**

8. Older Mike Yates with the Fourth Doctor and Mrs Wibbsey

  • The Stuff of Nightmares (Audio) – BAB**
  • The Dead Shoes (Audio) – BAB**
  • The Circus of Doom (Audio) – BAB**
  • A Sting In The Tale (Audio) – BAB**
  • Hive of Horror (Audio) – BAB**
  • The Relics of Time (Audio) – BAB**
  • The Demon of Paris (Audio) – BAB**
  • A Shard of Ice (Audio) – BAB**
  • Starfall (Audio) – BAB**
  • Sepulchre (Audio) – BAB**
  • Tsar Wars (Audio) – BAB**
  • The Hexford Invasion (Audio) – BAB**
  • Survivors in Space (Audio) – BAB**

9. Older Mike Yates

  • Happy Endings (Book) – VNA*

‘Faithful Friends: Part 3’ (ST)
‘Operation H.A.T.E.’ (Novella)
Mike’s appearances in ‘Call To Arms’ and ‘United’ from ‘Assembled’ (U) (Audio) – BFAD** take place here.
Mike’s appearances in ‘The Screaming Skull’ and ‘Second Sight’ from ‘The Worlds of Doctor Who’ (Audio) – BFAD** take place here.


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