The London Battle was a cancelled second series of Simon Pegg's adventures as the Doctor, It was written before the finale of The Nightmare People, so the death of Hannah was unknown at the time.
The Planned Story
The second series of the popular mini-series with Simon Pegg, Nikki Smith, John Barrowman and Pauline Collins on the helm.
Press Released Plot/Synopis
In the second Mini-Series, The Doctor and Co. arrive in London, 1842 where the Crystal palace is on the brink of colapse, but not due to glass frames, due to aliens.
Queen Victoria is Proud to Open 'The Chrystal Palace' in Hyde Park, Until she is snatched by who is thought to be Professor Dimms...
Simon Pegg as The Doctor
Nikki Smith as Hannah Murray
John Barrowman as Captain Jack Harkness
Pauline Collins as Queen Victoria
Anthony Head as Prince Albert
Noah Smith as Pr. Dimms
Nick Briggs as the voice of the Cybermen
Behind The Scenes
Nikki Smith was originally going to remain in the series, but had to leave due to personal circumstances.
Lea Michele was offered a full time role, replacing Hannah as Simone, but turned it down due to commitments with Glee and filming of 'New Years Eve'.
Simon Pegg revealed that his Doctor would have developed more throughout the series if he had continued in the role.
John Barrowman was devastated when his agent informed him the series had been cancelled.