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The 258th issue of Doctor Who Magazine was current from 23 October through 19 November 1997.



Comic content[]

The DWM Archive[]

By Andrew Pixley

Interviews / Profiles[]

  • This is Ground Control to Major Tom... - He's spaced-out oddity who inhabits a world of Dickens, dingy bars and the dead...He's Tom Baker, the fourth and most popular Doctor, and he's busy publicising his autobiography. Seizing the opportunity, Gary Gillatt tried to get the measure of the man - only to come away more confused than ever...
  • Fifth man in - Come 1981, a new face stepped up to the sticky cosmic wicket vacated by outgoing Doctor Tom Baker. In the second part of his exclusive chat with writer/script editor Christopher H Bidmead, Peter Griffiths is stumped by strange tales of Sealed Orders, 'star-ishness' and celery...

Shelf Life[]

Reviews by Jackie Jenkins

  • Includes inset article with Writer/director of Auton - Nick Briggs

Regular features[]


Editor: Gary Gillatt
Assistant Editor: Alan Barnes
Design: Michael Yeowell

Additional details[]

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