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The Book of Kells is an audio drama based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. This audio drama was produced by Big Finish Productions.

The Book of Kells
Big Finish Productions audio drama
SeriesDoctor Who
RangeEighth Doctor Adventures
Release no.4.04
FeaturingEighth Doctor
Tamsin Drew
Written byBarnaby Edwards
Directed byBarnaby Edwards
Executive producer(s)Nicholas Briggs
Production codeBFPDWCDMG028
Release dateSeptember 2010



At the Abbey of Kells in Ireland in the year 1006, the Doctor finds the famous Book of Kells in the hands of mysterious monks.



The Meddling Monk (originally played by Peter Butterworth) encountered the First Doctor in the 1960s TV stories The Time Meddler and The Daleks' Master Plan. This is his first appearance in a Big Finish audio drama.


The Book of Kells was broadcast on digital radio station BBC Radio 4 Extra on 10 Jan 2013 as a single hour-long episode.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Doctor Who on BBC Radio 4 Extra". BBC. Retrieved May 2013. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ "BBC Radio 4 Extra- Doctor Who, The Book of Kells". BBC. Retrieved May 2013. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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