BBC Worldwide have released the cover art and details for the upcoming Special Edition DVD version of The Visitation – click on the image for a bigger version. The two disc set is released in the UK on May 6 priced £20.42, in North America on  May 14 and in Australia on May 15. Details below:

Disc 1
• Commentary with actors Peter Davison, Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton and Matthew Waterhouse, director Peter Moffatt

• Film Trims – including extended / deleted scenes.

Directing Who – Peter Moffatt – a featurette about the work of the director of this and several other Doctor Who stories.

Writing a Final Visitation – an interview with the story’s writer, Eric Saward.

Scoring The Visitation – Mark Ayres interviews composer Paddy Kingsland about his music for the story.

• Picture Gallery

• Isolated Music – option to view the story with the isolated music score.

Disc 2
Grim Tales – cast members Peter Davison, Janet Fielding and Sarah Sutton are taken on a trip back to the filming locations used in the story by fellow TARDIS travelling companion Mark Strickson. A slice of a very impressive cake awaits them at the manor house in return for their memories of the time…

The Television Centre of the Universe Part One – Blue Peter presenter Yvette Fielding takes Peter Davison, Mark Strickson and Janet Fielding on a trip through BBC Television Centre, meeting up with old friends and colleagues as they reminisce on their time spent working in the iconic building. With film traffic supervisor Neville Withers, assistant floor manager Sue Hedden, costume designer Odile Dicks-Mireaux, production assistant Jane Ashford, make-up artists Joan Stribling and Carolyn Perry, BBC producer and writer Richard Marson.

Doctor Forever – The Apocalypse Element – the latest instalment of our new series looks at the work of those who kept Doctor Who alive in the form of audio adventures following the TV’s show’s cancellation in 1989. With actors Colin Baker , William Russell and Lisa Bowerman, new series executive producer Russell T Davies, Big Finish executive producers Jason Haigh-Ellery, Nicholas Briggs and Gary Russell, Big Finish producer David Richardson, BBC range editor Steve Cole, writers Mark Gatiss, Robert Shearman, Paul Cornell, Joseph Lidster and Justin Richards, AudioGO commissioning editor Michael Stevens. Introduced by Ayesha Antoine.

• Programme subtitles.

Thanks to BBC Worldwide

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Cameron K. McEwan
Cameron K McEwan was the first owner and site editor of Blogtor Who since its creation in May 2008 until Dec 2015. A lifelong Doctor Who fan, Cameron has also written two books, The Who’s Who of Doctor Who and Doctor Who: The Big Book of Lists, and directed a film all about Doctor Who fans throughout the years, Who’s Changing - An Adventure In Time With Fans. Cameron also contributes TV and film news and reviews to BBC Radio London, Metro, Digital Spy, New York Observer and Den of Geek. He lives in London with his one trousers.


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