The Nest Cottage Chronicles —
1 release comprising 15 stories, starting with The Stuff of Nightmares
was a box set collecting the The Nest Cottage Chronicles , Hornets' Nest , and Demon Quest audio series. It also featured several behind the scenes features compiled by Serpent Crest Neil Gardner, including studio outtakes and a 2009 interview with Tom Baker.
Publisher's summary [ ] Tom Baker stars as the Fourth Doctor in 15 full-cast audio dramas written by Paul Magrs, plus bonus features exclusive to this edition.
, when former Hornets' Nest UNIT captain Mike Yates is reunited with a ghost from the past, he and the Doctor are soon united in battle once more, against alien insects intent on global domination. In , a key component from Demon Quest the TARDIS disappears, exchanged for a bag containing four curious objects. Each one is a clue, and so the Doctor and Mrs. Wibbsey embark on a chase through Time. Finally, in , the Doctor acquires a Serpent Crest Skishtari egg, whose powers are both wondrous and deadly. When the village of Hexford comes under attack, Mrs. Wibbsey and Mike discover that two Doctors aren’t necessarily better than one.
Susan Jameson as Mrs. Wibbsey and Richard Franklin as Mike Yates, these thrilling adventures also feature Michael Maloney, Rula Lenska, Samuel West, Jan Francis, David Troughton, Michael Jayston, Simon Shepherd, Sophie Ward, Andrew Sachs, Nerys Hughes, and many others. Also included in this edition are a previously unheard interview with Tom Baker, outtakes from the original studio sessions, promotional trailers, and a PDF booklet featuring sleeve notes by writer Paul Magrs.
Stories [ ]
Notes [ ]
Each story was included on a separate disc to a total of fifteen.
A sixteenth bonus disc was included, containing the following:
Tracks 1-2: In Studio:
Hornets' Nest Tracks 3-4: In Studio:
Demon Quest Tracks 5-6: In Studio:
Serpent Crest Track 7:
The Doctor Sings Track 8: Audio trailer:
Hornets' Nest Track 9: Audio trailer:
Demon Quest Track 10: Audio trailer:
Serpent Quest Track 11: 4 promotional shorts for
Hornets' Nest (Soundtrack taken from video recording) Tracks 12-19:
Tom Baker in conversation with Michael Stevens, 1 September 2009 Track 20: Tom Baker in his own words for
Demon Quest (Soundtrack taken from video recording) 3 PDFs containing the original cover art for Hornets' Nest, Demon Quest and Serpent Crest.
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