Thomas the Tank Engine Wikia

Thomas and the Breakdown Train and Other Stories is a UK VHS release featuring six first series episodes narrated by Ringo Starr. It was one of three tapes originally released in a Watch and Play video pack with a colouring book and pens.


Thomas is a cheeky little engine. He has six small wheels, a short stumpy boiler and a short stumpy dome.

Wearing a No. 1 on his side and never letting anyone forget it, Thomas is joined in his adventures on the Island of Sodor by his many engine friends.

Enjoy these 6 Thomas stories brought to life by storyteller Ringo Starr.


  1. Thomas and the Breakdown Train
  2. James and the Coaches
  3. Thomas, Terence and the Snow
  4. Thomas and Bertie
  5. Toby and the Stout Gentleman
  6. Thomas in Trouble


  • Some copies have "WP0005" printed on the video tape label, which does not match the box number of "WP0017". "WP0005" belongs to Thomas the Tank Engine.