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The 208th issue of Doctor Who Magazine was released on 23 December 1993, and had a cover date of 19 January 1994.



  • Nothing at the End of the Lane - In DWM 207 we printed a summary of the six months of production immediately prior to Doctor Who's very first transmission. Marcus Hearn now turns the clock back further, examining the understated role played by C. E. Webber and reveals exactly how Doctor Who was first formulated.
  • Writing (New) Who - Love them or loathe them, and the Doctor Who fandom does both with vigourous fervour, it seems The New Adventures novels are here to stay. We dispatched Craig Hinton to grill the books' authors over whether they really are the keepers of the flame - or betrayers of the myth...
  • Thirty Years in the TARDIS - Marcus Hearn followed the production in the studio and behind the scenes on the production.

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By Andrew Pixley

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Interviews / Profiles[]

  • The Scientific Screamer - It is now twenty-four years since astrophysicist Zoe Heriot took her last voyage in the TARDIS. However BBC Video's Doctor Who releases have ensured that all the surviving episodes featuring Zoe are available to a new audience. Steve Lyons and Chris Howarth talked to actress Wendy Padbury at the busy London theatrical agency where she now works.

Reviews - Shelf Life[]

Reviews by Craig Hinton

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