Highlights of the new issue include:

  • Showrunner Chris Chibnall writes exclusively for DWM on why he and Jodie Whittaker are leaving Doctor Who.
  • A brand-new adventure for the Thirteenth Doctor and Yaz, written by Joy Wilkinson.
  • The complex story behind the destruction of Doctor Who episodes – and the culture surrounding their recovery.
  • New insights into the First Doctor’s missing serials from fans who remember watching them.
  • Jonathan Morris imagines a parallel universe where the missing episodes from the 1960s existed – and vice versa!
  • A detailed look at the Blackpool and Longleat exhibitions in the first half of the 1980s.
  • Apocrypha revisits a live Doctor Who performance staged at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in 1974.
  • Collectivity meets the fans lucky enough to own screen-used props.
  • The Fact of Fiction goes underground with the 1968 story The Web of Fear.
  • An exclusive first look at the forthcoming animation of The Evil of the Daleks.
  • Sufficient Data explores Doctor Who’s big ideas.
  • Previews, reviews, news, prize-winning competitions, Time and Space Visualiser and more.

Doctor Who Magazine Issue 568 is on sale from and WH Smith from Thursday 19 August

priced £5.99 (UK). Also available as a digital edition from priced £4.99.