David Fisher (writer)
David Fisher (13 April 1929 – 10 January 2018) was a British professional writer for television.  He wrote the scripts for four serials of  .
Fisher first contributed
and The Stones of Blood during The Androids of Tara Who 's sixteenth season, and for the seventeenth season. He worked on a story called "A Gamble with Time", also for the seventeenth season, but owing to the divorce proceedings ending his first marriage, he was unable to finish the scripts. That story was reworked and completed by then-script editor The Creature from the Pit Douglas Adams and then-producer Graham Williams, and was recorded and broadcast as under the pseudonym of David Agnew. His final City of Death Doctor Who story was season eighteen's .
The Leisure Hive
He novelised both
The Leisure Hive and Creature from the Pit for the Target book range of  Doctor Who novelisations, and appeared extensively on the interview features accompanying the DVD release of the former story. He was also interviewed for a documentary accompanying the DVD release of City of Death.
Fisher's other work for television included writing for the television series
, Dixon of Dock Green , Crown Court Hammer House of Horror and  .
Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense Non-fiction
In the late 1980s and 1990s, he often collaborated with
Who script editor Anthony Read on non-fiction history in print, largely related to the Second World War.
Fisher died on 10 January 2018, aged 88, in Norfolk, England.
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