1923-2011: Radio Times Covers

First edition, 28 September 1923

Humour Number, 9 October 1936

The Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, 7 May 1937

Charlie Chaplin, 10 October 1952

Norman Wisdom, 23 November 1956

Doctor Who and the Daleks, 19 November 1964

World Cup, 7 July 1966

Wimbledon, 29 July 1967

Radio One, 28 September 1967

Eurovision and Cliff Richard, 4 April 1968

Tomorrow’s World, 25 April 1968

Dad’s Army, 19 September 1970

Mick Jagger, 7 April 1973

Porridge, 18 October 1975

Morecambe & Wise, 3 January 1976

Noel Edmonds, 8 October 1976

Easter, 5 April 1980

Only Fools and Horses, 21 December 1985

Eastenders, 16 February 1985

Christmas bestseller, 17 December 1988

Margaret Thatcher, 16 October 1993

Chris Evans, 22 April 1995

Wallace and Gromit, 29 August 1998

‘Vote Dalek’, 30 April 2005

Royal Wedding of Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, 23 April 2011

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