Based upon The Railway Series of books written by the Rev. Awdry, the stories are set on the beautiful island of Sodor in a traditional English countryside during the steam engine era. Children are fascinated by the detail of Thomas and his friends - their colour's, faces, numbers and allotted tasks on the railway - and identify with the jokes, friendships and rivalries.
Premiered on Network: ITV1 in UK
Also known as: Thomas & Friends
Thomas the Tank Engine
Tomas a'i Ffrindiau
The Railway Series