Thomas and Friends - Season 8

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The eighth season of the television series was the first to be produced by HiT Entertainment. The twenty-six episode season was first broadcast in 2004 and narrated by Michael Angelis in the UK and Michael Brandon in the US.


  1. Thomas & The Tuba
  2. Percy's New Whistle
  3. Thomas To The Rescue
  4. Henry & The Wishing Tree
  5. James Gets A New Coat
  6. Thomas Saves The Day
  7. Percy's Big Mistake
  8. Thomas, Emily & The Snowplough
  9. Don't Tell Thomas
  10. Emily's New Route
  11. Thomas & The Fireworks Display
  12. Gordon Takes Charge
  13. Spic & Span
  14. Edward The Great
  15. Squeak, Rattle & Roll
  16. Thomas & The Circus
  17. Thomas Gets It Right
  18. As Good As Gordon
  19. Fish
  20. Emily's Adventure
  21. Halloween
  22. You Can Do It, Toby!
  23. James Goes Too Far
  24. Chickens To School
  25. Too Hot For Thomas
  26. Percy & The Magic Carpit


  • Thomas
  • Edward
  • Henry
  • Gordon
  • James
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Emily
  • Harvey
  • Arthur
  • Spencer
  • Diesel
  • Mavis
  • 'Arry and Bert
  • Salty
  • Annie and Clarabel
  • Bertie
  • Elizabeth
  • Harold
  • Cranky
  • Sir Topham Hatt
  • Farmer McColl
  • Sodor Brass Band
  • Murdoch (does not speak)
  • Trevor (does not speak)
  • Lady Hatt (does not speak)
  • Alicia Botti (does not speak)
  • The Duke and Duchess of Boxford (do not speak)
  • Henrietta (cameo)
  • George (cameo)
  • Caroline (cameo)
  • Butch (cameo)
  • Tiger Moth (cameo)
  • Stephen Hatt (cameo)
  • Bridget Hatt (cameo)
  • Jem Cole (cameo)
  • Farmer Trotter (cameo)
  • Cyril the Fogman (cameo)
  • The Refreshment Lady (cameo)
  • Mrs. Kyndley (cameo)
  • Nancy (cameo)
  • Duck (music video cameo)
  • Oliver (music video cameo)
  • Toad (music video cameo)
  • Rheneas (music video cameo)
  • Rusty (music video cameo)
  • Jeremiah Jobling (music video cameo)
  • Donald and Douglas (deleted scene, mentioned)
  • Bill and Ben (deleted scene)


  • This is the first and only season to date that did not introduce any new non-human characters.
  • This was the first season not to feature the Skarloey Railway since its debut, although Rusty and Rheneas cameoed in a song.
  • CiTV had a special opening theme when they broadcasted this season.

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