Escape and other stories (Also known as Volume 9 in New Zealand) is a UK/AUS/NZ VHS release featuring ten third season episodes narrated by Michael Angelis. The New Zealand Release was narrated by George Carlin.
UK (2001 Release)
Join Thomas & Friends in this fantastic video featuring 10 action-packed adventures:
Thomas, everyone's favourite little blue engine, returns with a full head of steam for these brand new adventures!
- Buzz, Buzz*
- All at Sea
- One Good Turn
- Tender Engines
- Oliver Owns Up
- Percy, James and the Fruitful Day
- Thomas and Percy's Christmas Adventure
* Excluded on the Australian release
- The front covers of the UK releases feature an image from Trust Thomas.
- The Australian release did not contain Buzz, Buzz, as it appeared on Trust Thomas and other stories.
- The New Zealand release was the last Thomas video to be released independently by Endeavour Entertainment. Thomas videos would later be released in New Zealand by Endeavour in association with Roadshow Entertainment.
- This is the first UK video to feature the Britt Allcroft Presents logo at the start of every episode.
- This video features the only set of third season episodes that was broadcast on television before they saw a home media release.