The Sarah Jane Adventures was nominated in the drama category for the BAFTA Children’s Awards this week, seeing the Doctor Who spinoff go head to head with CBBC stablemate Dustbin Baby.

The Bafta Children’s Awards will be held at the prestigious Hilton Park Lane venue on Sunday, 29th November and hosted by “comedy” duo Dick and Dom. The event celebrates the best in children’s television and video games.

Series 2 story The Temptation of Sarah Jane was put forward for nomination, while The Sarah Jane Adventures is also nominated for a BAFTA Kid’s Vote.

As if that alone wasn’t good news, writer Gareth Robert’s agency CV page current indicates that he has written a Sarah Jane Adventures special as part of Series 4!