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The 250th issue of Doctor Who Magazine was released on 13 March 1997 and removed from British newsstands on 9 April 1997.



  • 250 (and then some) - DWM, Doctor Who's official flagship, has now notched up 250 regular issues - not to mention umpteen Specials, Yearbooks, Poster Magazines... Stephen Cartwright yanks 17 years' worth of back numbers from beneath his bed - and presents the secret history of the comic magazine that became an institution in itself....
  • 10 more moments when you know you're watching the greatest television series ever made...
  • Vox Pops - The BBC Audience Research Department regularly monitored response to Doctor Who with assistance of an ever-changing panel of licence-payers. Stephen James Walker dips into their files - and discovers what viewers really thought of the Pertwee years...

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The DWM Archive[]

By Andrew Pixley

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Shelf Life[]

Reviews by Dave Owen

Includes inset article: The Web Planet - DWM's occasional look at Doctor Who on-line, websites include:

Regular features[]

  • Gallifrey Guardian
  • Timelines (Letters)
  • The life & times of Jackie Jenkins


Editor: Gary Gillatt
Assistant Editor: Alan Barnes
Designer: Paul Vyse

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