The 6th issue of Doctor Who Weekly had a cover date of 21 November 1979. Its cover was the first to feature a Doctor other than Tom Baker.
- Writers: Mills + Wagner
- Art: Dave Gibbons
- Editor: Dez Skinn
Interviews / Profiles
- A Letter from the Doctor
- Crazy Caption Competition (£5 to be won)
- Competition: Draw a Monster (For 1 of 10 great digital watches)
- The cover photograph shows the Third Doctor and Linx. (TV: The Time Warrior) It is the first appearance of a past Doctor on the cover.
- Published every Thursday, this issue had a cover price of 12p (UK).