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The Special Edition of the 1966 story The Power of the Daleks, Patrick Troughton’s first adventure as the Doctor, is out now on DVD and Blu-ray. The new release contains revised and updated versions of all six episodes, animated in black and white.

The three-disc set also features a wealth of extra material, including audio commentaries, trailers, animation test footage, a new telesnap reconstruction, the 1993 Power of the Daleks audiobook, surviving footage, incidental music, new documentaries, an HD photo gallery with exclusive new images, and PDF files of BBC paperwork.

DWM has FIVE copies of the Blu-ray to give away to lucky readers.


The competitions open on Thursday 23 July 2020 and close at 23.59 on Wednesday 19 August 2020. One entry per person. The competitions are not open to employees of DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE or anyone else connected with DWM, the printers or their families.

Winners will be the first correct entries drawn after the closing date. No purchase necessary. DWM will not enter into any correspondence. Winners’ names will be available on request. Entrants under 16 years of age must have parental permission to enter. To read the BBC’s code of conduct for competitions and voting visit Prizes will be sent to winners as soon as possible. However, due to the Coronavirus lockdown restrictions there may be a delay in dispatching some items.