( 36 pages printed in b&w with colour front cover )

Issue Three of Radio TellyScope was published in early April 1999

The issue featured the following items - click on the link to read the feature article in full:

  • News - the Lottery feature on the Doctor Who archive return, and memorials to Rod Hull and Ernie Wise.

  • Archive Gems - 'Gronda, gronda, your Majesty!' Do you remember playing The Adventure Game?

  • Radio Waves - DON'T PANIC! It's the 21st anniversary of the original Hitch-Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy, as broadcast by Radio 4 in 1978.

  • Celebrity Interview - probably the most well-known artist ever; he even had his own Gallery! Yes, for forty-six years he's been the most well-known artist on tv - Tony Hart.

  • Archive Gems#2 - A real puzzle this programme. One from the pen of Clive Doig, it's Jigsaw!

  • Lucille Ball - feature article on the actress who, when the going got tough, got going and reinvented herself as America's First Lady of sitcom.

  • Mega Quiz Pt. 1 - the start of our three-part prize trivia quiz. How many will you get right?


This issue's featured article available on-line is:

  • Them And Us - Blue Peter may have been there before it, and it may still be there now, but what about its opposite number during the Seventies? Remember Magpie?

To view the online article, click on Read article with picture gallery or Read article without pictures