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Wildthyme Reloaded was a boxset release making up the fifth series of the Iris Wildthyme audio series. It saw the return of Captain Turner, who previously appeared in the short story Old Flames and the audio story Kronos Vad's History of Earth (Vol. 36,379).

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Join trans-temporal adventuress Iris Wildthyme (Katy Manning) for a series of eight brand-new half-hour episodes as she travels through time and space aboard her trusty double-decker bus, accompanied by her new friend Captain Turner!

1. Comeback of the Scorchies by James Goss

One-hit '80s wonder, Brian Bonamy, is back - and he's wowing the crowds of Margate! But when Iris and Captain Turner take in the show, they quickly realise something else is behind his success... and that Iris is still under contract!

2. Dark Side by Nick Campbell

Needing a break from adventuring, Iris decides to return to her former home -Pink Gables - where she is more than a little surprised to discover that unearthly forces have subsequently taken up residence.

3. Oracle of the Supermarket by Roy Gill

Cassie Burdock works on the till in the local branch of Fergusons. She thinks she's nothing special, that she's just like everyone else... until one day, she finds that she can predict the future with unnerving accuracy.

4. Murder at the Abbey by Mark B. Oliver

After witnessing the death of one of their friends, Iris and Captain Turner turn sleuth to get to the bottom of things. But just who would want to commit such a beastly crime... and why? Wildthyme is on the case!

5. The Slots of Giza by Hamish Steele

The Giza is the Hawkhead Nebula's premier casino experience: Vegas on an intergalactic scale! But when one of Iris's fellow slotters dies at her machine, she and Captain Turner quickly learn that the Giza's guests are gambling with their lives.

6. High Spirits by Cavan Scott

When Iris lands the bus on the infamous Garden in the Clouds, she and Captain Turner are expecting a world of peace and tranquility. Instead, they arrive on a world plagued by hauntings, where they ghosts want to lay them to rest.

7. An Extraterrestrial Werewolf in Belgium by Scott Handcock

After an unexpected incident with a transdimensional entity in the 1970s, Iris makes an emergency landing in Flanders, where legends of an ancient wolf-like bogeyman soon prove to be frighteningly real.

8. Looking for a Friend by Paul Magrs

In a bar in central London, a strangely-dressed woman reappears night after night, drowning her sorrows and searching for a friend she left behind...


# Title Author Director Featuring Released
5.1 Comeback of the Scorchies James Goss Scott Handcock Edwin Turner 6 August 2015
5.2 Dark Side Nick Campbell
5.3 Oracle of the Supermarket Roy Gill
5.4 Murder at the Abbey Mark B. Oliver
5.5 The Slots of Giza Hamish Steele
5.6 High Spirits Cavan Scott
5.7 An Extraterrestrial Werewolf in Belgium Scott Handcock
5.8 Looking for a Friend Paul Magrs



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