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April 20th, 2010 22 comments

Free Doctor Who BBC audiobooks

runaway trainFree Doctor Who BBC audiobooks

Only inside the Telegraph this weekend, get your first two free Doctor Who BBC audiobooks, read by Matt Smith and David Tennant

Starting Saturday, April 24, claim free Doctor Who stories on CD, only with the Telegraph.

Inside The Daily Telegraph on Saturday, you’ll receive a brand new, exclusive story – The Runaway Train – read by new Doctor, Matt Smith.

The Runaway Train also features his companion, Amy Pond.

Inside The Sunday Telegraph this weekend, you’ll receive Part One of Pest Control, a thrilling story read by David Tennant and featuring the Doctor’s companion, Donna Noble.

From Monday, April 26, you can claim a further five free CDs at WHSmith. We’ll print a voucher each day in The Daily Telegraph – take each day’s voucher to your nearest high street WHSmith to claim, or collect tokens and send off for a pack. The five CDs span the decades, featuring two further Doctors and the Doctor’s arch enemy, the Daleks.

For full Information visit the Telegraph Free audiobook offer page Here

The schedule is as follows…

Free inside on Saturday, April 24

The Runaway Train – An original story, read by Matt Smith.

Arriving on Earth in the midst of the American Civil War, the Doctor and Amy must get a posse together to help them retrieve an alien artefact. The duo are chased across the Wild West by the alien race, their only hope of escape catching the 3.25 to Arizona.

Free inside on Sunday, April 25

Pest Control – Part One. An original BBC audiobooks story, read by David Tennant.

The Doctor and Donna face monstrous insects and a ruthless robot exterminator in this thrilling story and the TARDIS is lost in battle on a distant planet.

Free with The Daily Telegraph on Monday, April 26

Pest Control – Part Two. An original BBC audiobooks story, read by David Tennant.

The Doctor and Donna face monstrous insects and a ruthless robot exterminator and the TARDIS is lost in battle on a distant planet in this thrilling story.

Free with The Daily Telegraph on Tuesday, April 27

Slipback – Colin Baker, Nicola Bryant and Valentine Dyall star in this BBC Radio 4 adventure from 1985.

The Doctor and Peri board an alien craft which the TARDIS has materialised inside, to investigate time experimentation. Which turns out not to be the only illegal activity onboard.

Free with The Daily Telegraph on Wednesday, April 28

Exploration Earth – Tom Baker and Sarah Jane Smith star in this special BBC School Radio episode from 1976.

The Doctor and Sarah witness the Earth’s development. But, as the Earth evolves from a mass of heat and gas, Megron the High Lord of Chaos has his own designs on our homeworld.

Free with The Daily Telegraph on Thursday, April 29

Geneisis of the Daleks – Tom Baker narrates an abridged audio version of the 1975 television adventure.

The Doctor, Sarah and Harry are sent to Skaro, where crippled scientist Davros has created protective casings for the genetic mutations with his race will become as a result of the 1,000-year war of attrition between the Kaleds and the Thals.

Free with The Daily Telegraph on Friday, April 30

Mission on the Unknown – The soundtrack to a Doctor Who adventure from 1965, but which famously does not feature the Doctor himself, with linking narration by Peter Purves.

In this one-off prelude to The Daleks’ Master Plan, can Special Space Service Agent Marc Cory survive the vegatation on the planet Kembel and prevent the Daleks’ plans for galactic domination?

Categorised under: Audio stories, CD, News, Retail


  • The Flying Shark

    June 7th, 2016 - 4:32pm

    I got The Runaway Train and Pest Control Part One from a local junk shop today, £1 the pair.

  • Mr Evil Fez

    September 22nd, 2012 - 5:58pm

    I got the 1st and 2nd cd for 50p today!

  • hannah

    June 27th, 2012 - 8:13pm


  • Jake

    September 16th, 2010 - 8:00pm

    Missed them all please run again oops

  • de379

    August 5th, 2010 - 9:11pm

    dont have any cds my mum spends her money on dw dvds and figures


    July 4th, 2010 - 9:30pm


  • doctorwhoforever

    July 4th, 2010 - 9:19pm


  • Sontar 7

    May 26th, 2010 - 6:16pm

    I got this, put it on my iPod and STILL haven’t listened to it! I really should.

  • Chris666eden

    April 29th, 2010 - 2:33pm

    I Have Mission Of The Unknown Which Isnt Released Till Friday. I Got It Before Its Release Along With Genesis Of The Daleks So That Was A Plus 😀 THESE ARE GREAT

  • gary

    April 28th, 2010 - 10:40am

    got all of them so far and i really like pest control. the runaway train wasn’t as good and i’m about to listen to Exploration Earth. What a fantastic week it’s been 🙂 🙂 🙂

  • Joe

    April 24th, 2010 - 5:07pm

    i got the runaway train!!!!

  • luke smith

    April 24th, 2010 - 10:54am

    i went and got it but u dont have to go to whsmiths to get it its in the paper abd the papers £1.80

  • T.D.

    April 24th, 2010 - 8:44am

    This is a brilliant offer for free.

  • king gerbil

    April 24th, 2010 - 3:39am

    gotta buy it gotta buy it gotta buy it!!!!!!!!!!!

  • ben

    April 24th, 2010 - 1:08am

    Godda Get it man!!!!!!!!!!!! yeay!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • count grendel

    April 22nd, 2010 - 4:17pm

    this is brilliant! i am so excited !

  • liam

    April 21st, 2010 - 4:59pm

    This is a really good offer i will get them all

  • C@A

    April 21st, 2010 - 3:38pm

    Definetly getting these; ask my dad to pick them up

  • gary

    April 20th, 2010 - 4:39pm

    getting them all definatley, i love it when they release free doctor who CDs and DVDs in the Paper. 🙂 😀 😉

  • Omega

    April 20th, 2010 - 11:27am

    I don’t have any of these so will get them all

  • Peter hill

    April 20th, 2010 - 11:05am

    That’s great having a free Matt Smith audio and the others. i have never heard Exploration Earth so that’s great to

  • Time warrior

    April 20th, 2010 - 10:41am

    Wow that’s a brilliant lot of free audios there and an exclusive Matt smith one


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