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The 115th issue of Doctor Who Magazine had a cover date of August 1986.



  • Fantasy Females - Following last month's lighthearted look at Fantasy Males, Richard Marson turns to Fantasy Females, and considers the challenging role of female companions and guest starts over the years....
  • Star-Studded Send-Off! - Feature by Steve Cook on the Doctor Who Exhibition Bus
  • Incidental music - A vital finishing touch to any television drama, incidental music is more than just a musical accompaniment. Over the years the musical talent creating the mood of Doctor Who has been surprisingly varied, as Patrick Mulkern discovers in his review of Doctor Who's music makers.

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  • William Russell Interviewed - A certain magic still clings to the first occupants of the TARDIS, as Richard Marson discovered when he talked to William Russell, who played heroic schoolteacher Ian Chesterton for the first three years of the world's longest running science fiction programme.

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Editor: Sheila Cranna
Assistant Editor: Penny Home
Art Director/Design: Steve Cook
Picture Consultant: Richard Starkings
Production: Alison Gill
Advertising: Sally Benson
Publisher: Stan Lee
Advisor: John Nathan-Turner

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