Better Late Than Never and Other Thomas Stories (Video Treasures version) is a fan-fiction Thomas VHS Release featuring two Season 1 episodes and five Season 2 episodes narrated by Ringo Starr. This is distributed by Video Treasures in 1995. This is made by Pikachufreak.


  1. Better Late Than Never
  2. Pop Goes The Diesel
  3. Diesel's Devious Deed
  4. A Close Shave For Duck
  5. Gordon Takes A Dip
  6. Down The Mine
  7. The Runaway


  • Narrated by Ringo Starr.
  • Release Date: February 21, 1995.
  • This is the Video Treasures version of Better Late Than Never and Other Thomas Stories.
  • The Season 2 intro, nameplate sequence (1992-1994) and outro are used together.
  • The "Next Story Coming Up Soon!" logo is taken from the "Thomas Gets Bumped" 1992 VHS, the "Thomas, Percy and The Dragon" 1993 VHS, the "Daisy" 1993 VHS, the "James Goes Buzz, Buzz" 1994 VHS, the "Percy's Ghostly Trick" 1994 VHS and the "Thomas and His Friends Get Along" 1998 VHS.
  • The text is taken from the "Thomas Gets Bumped" 1992 VHS and the "Thomas, Percy and The Dragon" 1993 VHS.
  • There are two yellow slooshes before Better Late Than Never.
  • There are two yellow slooshes after Better Late Than Never.
  • Distributed by Video Treasures.


  • In the end credits, a "The Runaway" still picture is used.

Opening Previews

  1. Video Treasures FBI Warning
  2. Video Treasures logo (1987-1997)
  3. Britt Allcroft Presents logo
  4. Thomas & Friends Season 2 Intro
  5. First few seconds of Better Late Than Never

Closing Previews

  1. Last few seconds of The Runaway
  2. Thomas & Friends Outro
  3. Video Treasures logo (1987-1997, still version, silent)

Opening Credits

  • Based on The Railway Series by The REV.W.AWDRY
  • Told by RINGO STARR
  • Directed by DAVID MITTON

VHS Artwork

Front Cover

  • Duck from "The Runaway"

Back Cover

  • Thomas and Bertie from "Better Late Than Never"

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