Operation Ouch! FAQs

What age is the magazine for? I’m worried it’s too gruesome or graphic for my child. 

Operation Ouch! magazine is aimed at fans of the show and curious kids aged 8 to 12 who enjoy learning all there is to know about the human body. The content is neither gruesome nor graphic; it is written and designed in a child-friendly format that is interesting, fun and informative.  

Can I buy tickets for the Operation Ouch! Live show? 

For all information regarding the BBC TV show visit https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/shows/operation-ouch and for the Operation Ouch! Live On Stage please visit https://operationouchlive.com/ 

Where can I buy the magazine?

You can buy the current issue of Operation Ouch! magazine in all major supermarkets and newsagents as well as many independent shops. You can also order a subscription directly from this website as well as back issues if still available to buy.

Do you offer subscriptions? 

Yes! You can subscribe online or call our Customer Services team on +44 (0)1273 488005. To find out how much a subscription costs, please go to the subscription page here and select a subscription length and your location.

When will I receive my first issue?

It depends which issue you choose to start your subscription with.  If you start with the current issue, it will be sent when we receive and process your order. If you choose to start with the next issue, it will be sent a few days before it is on sale.

Can I send a subscription as a gift? 

Yes! To send a subscription as a gift, just select “Ship to a different address” at Checkout and put in the lucky recipient’s address.

What forms of payment do you accept? 

On the website we accept credit and debit card payment, which we process using the secure online payment system Stripe. For UK customers we also accept Direct Debit via the website. We can also take payment over the phone.

Do you deliver internationally? 

Yes we do! We deliver worldwide excluding Australia and New Zealand.

How much is postage? 

Postage is free for UK subscribers and is included in overseas subscription prices. 

I haven’t received my copy 

Please note there may still be postal delays that are out of our control, but if you believe you are missing a copy, please email us at subs@opouch.co.uk or call us on +44 (0)1273 488005 and we will be able to advise you.

I need to change my address

Please email us at subs@opouch.co.uk or call us on +44 (0)1273 488005.

 I need further support 

If you still cannot find the answer to your question here, please contact our team