Beatrix Potter Collection comes to DVD
Carlton Video will commemorate the 2002 centenary of Beatrix Potter, with the release on 18th March 2002 of The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends, a 3 DVD Collectors Box Set alongside a selection of individual DVD Releases. This release will coincide with the CBBC Television Broadcast of 'Beatrix Potter Week' which will run from 25th-29th March as well as several national commemorative events and the release of a new range of merchandise from the series so Beatrix Potter fans will have plenty to look forward to.
The range of DVD releases for the 18th March are...
The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends - Features the original The Tale of Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny episode as well as The Tale of Flopsy Bunnies and Mrs. Tittle-mouse and The Tale of Tom Kitten and Jemima Puddle-duck this DVD will also feature two short documentaries on Beatrix Potter plus an interactive game.
The Tale of Pigling Bland and other stories - Featuring the title episode alongside The Tale of Samuel Whiskers and The Tailor of Gloucester.
The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle and Jeremy Fisher and other Stories - Again featuring the title episode you will also find The Further Adventures of Peter Rabbit and The Tale of the Two Bad Mice and Johnny Town-mouse episodes on this DVD.
The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends Complete DVD Box Set will feature the 3 stand alone releases as a Box Set. Any possible additions to this set are currently unknown.
Retail on the stand-alone releases is £15.99 while the Box Set will retail at £44.99.