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The Date Debate: 2026 vs. 2065

2026 or 2065? YOU decide!

Welcome to the Thunderbirds Date Debate!

Here you will find an expanded version of the arguments laid out in Issue 9 of Andersonic Magazine, together with evidence for each side. Please click on The Case for 2026 or The Case for 2065 to read our arguments, or you can go straight to the Evidence section.

If you would like to comment on any of the points we have raised, please email your comments to ticmobilecontrol1@gmail.com. [We know there is plenty more evidence available than you see here — the rest is waiting to be posted as time and webspace permit.]

Pen Turner
Jaimi-Sam (formerly Samantha Winchester)

Acknowledgements and Disclaimers

We would like to thank the following for their help in collecting the information for this debate:

First, our comrades in the trenches on this project: GillyLee, Molly Webb and Purupuss, who researched and hunted and scanned above and beyond the call of duty, and Lee, our web designer and technical expert, who put the whole thing together and made it look good. We couldn’t have done this without any of you.

Thanks also go to:

All Thunderbirds episodes and films © Granada Ventures

All TV21 comics/annuals, Thunderbirds annuals/specials © A.P.Films (Merchandising) Ltd

All Thunderbirds The Comic © Fleetway editions Ltd

Thunderbirds annuals/Ravette compilation books 1990s © ITC Entertainment

Graham Bleathman cutouts © Graham Bleathman/ Fleetway comics

Thunderbirds magazine 2000 © Redan

Thunderbirds annual 2002 © Carlton

No profit is being made from the use of these materials.