The 149th issue of Doctor Who Magazine had a cover date of June 1989.



  • 'Pirates!' - DWM looks at the shady dealing in black market illegal copies of Who tapes by Bryan Robb
  • 'The Fall Guys' - The first in a series of three articles on stunt work in Doctor Who concentrating, this issue, on Season 25
  • The Ultimate Adventure Clare Walters reports on the new Doctor Who stageplay rehersals with cast and credit details and first night review!

Comic content[]


  • Archive Feature: TV: The Ice Warriors (Part 1) With four episodes of this classic tale of the Troughton era returned to the BBC Archives only last year Andrew Pixley presents a retelling by episode only in this first part of two with illustrations by Tony Clark. Also includes the transcript of the trailer for the story's first episode.

Interviews / Profiles[]

Reviews - Off the Shelf[]

Also featuring[]

  • Matrix Data Bank (Questions and Answers)
  • Gallifrey Guardian (News)
  • Rel Time (Events listing)
  • You on Who (Letters)
  • Data Coils (Pen-pals)
  • Doctor Who? by Tim Quinn and Dicky Howett
  • Nick's View by Nick Miller
  • Competition - Win a special package of Dapol models, including the new Cyberman
  • Photo-feature: The Ultimate Adventure - including full page pin-up of the Doctor and his Companions

Random Quote[]

"Ah well, I gave it my best shot ..."

The Kandyman The Happiness Patrol


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