The 242nd issue of Doctor Who Magazine was released on 1 August 1996 and removed from British newsstands on 28 August 1996.

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Articles Edit

  • Second sight - In Issue 235 of Doctor Who Magazine, an article called First Impressions had editor Gary Gillatt bringing the 1971 Jon Pertwee adventure Terror of the Autons to a South London primary school and exposing it to the scrutiny of a group of ten- and eleven-year olds. Their comments served to identify what a new generation of would-be Doctor Who viewers might want to see. Of course, Gary's next move was obvious...
  • 20 moments when you know you're watching the greatest television series ever made... by Alan Barnes and Peter Ware
  • Coincidental Music by The Watcher

Comic content Edit

Archives Edit

By Andrew Pixley

Telesnap archives Edit

Compiled by Matthew Pereira

Interviews / Profiles Edit

Shelf Life Edit

Reviews by Dave Owen

Regular features Edit

  • Gallifrey Guardian
  • Timelines (Letters) - Including 'The Hit Parade'
  • Crazy Caption!
  • The High Council - Compiled by Elizabeth Jackson

Credits Edit

Editor: Gary Gillatt
Assistant Editor: Scott Gray
Designer: Paul Vyse

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