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The 406th issue of Doctor Who Magazine was current from 5 March through 1 April 2009.


What's so Funny, Doctor...? Who Nose! - David Tennant tells us what's in store on Comic Relief Night - Friday, 13 March, BBC One.


  • Funny Business - David Tennant is hosting part of Comic Relief later this month, and he tells us why DWM readers should try to do something Funny For Money... (Words: Benjamin Cook)
  • Daleks' Invasion U.S.A. 1967 AD - In the mid-1960s, the Daleks came within an incredible six weeks of starring in their own TV series! Andrew Pixley reveals the true story of the Doctor Who spin-off that almost happened: The Daleks...
  • Even Better than the Real Thing...? - From books to audios to interactive games to Tardisodes... to proper Doctor Who on your actual telly! Clayton Hickman finds that Gareth Roberts doesn't need to pretend any more. Well, much...
  • The Supreme Dalek: John Scott Martin (1926-2009) - Nicholas Pegg remembers John Scott Martin, the much-loved actor, best known to Doctor Who fans as the definitive Dalek operator, who died in January aged 82.

Profiles / Interviews[]

Comic content[]

- Story: Dan McDaid
- Pencil Art: Sean Longcroft
- Inks: James Offredi
- Letters: Roger Langridge
- Editors: Tom Spilsbury and Scott Gray

The Time Team[]

Four Fans, one mission: to watch all 751 episodes of Doctor Who. In order. From the start.

- Compiled by Michael Pritchard
- Illustration by Adrian Salmon

The Fact of Fiction[]

Man the battle stations! Sound the cloister bell! David Bailey salutes the Fourth Doctor's last stand, as the end approaches...


All the latest Doctor Who DVDs, books and CDs reviewed...

DVDs reviewed[]

- Illustration by Ben Willsher

Books reviewed[]

Audios reviewed[]

Toys reviewed[]


Issue previews[]

Regular features[]

  • Letter from the Editor
  • Production Notes - Showrunner Russell T Davies writes exclusively for DWM - and gets ready to celebrate a Doctor Who milestone...
- Illustration by Ben Morris


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