First it chewed up Pat's sandwiches, then Dorothy's carrots, then Granny Dryden's washing line, knocks Miss Hubbard off her bike, then breaks Major Forbes flower pots and it makes a racket in the Village Church! The crest on Pat's van changes in this episode. Pat soon recieved his own post bus as well as the van, which he first tested on a journey to Ingledale. Will everything go to plan and be ready in time for the big surprise? Please help by or any relevant information, and removing excessive detail that may be against. But when a crafty magpie grabs the elephant's jewel, Pat must find a way to get the jewel back for Meera, in time for her show and tell. So Pat gives up on it and goes back to the van. He soon spots the trouble with the engine; a cable has snapped, but it is no trouble to fix. During the pre-recorded parts of the programme, Pat and Jess had to deliver the invitations to the party.
When the balloons are accidentally released, however, Pat has to make a daring rescue in his helicopter. He comes across a load of other things but not the doll. Then, when Ted is called away things don't exactly go according to plan. However, the stocking rips mid-journey and the presents start falling out all over Greendale. Pottage talks about Sarah-Ann, up to the point when Pat goes back to his van, but in the Czech version, the music is not muted. Air Date : 18th-Nov-1981 Heavy snow has fallen in Greendale and Peter has to clear the roads with his tractor and bulldozer blade.
Pat feels silly when he thinks a scarecrow is Ted and gives him a letter. By this point, Pat knew he had picked just the right occupation and there is no other job he would rather have. Dorothy soon comes to see what the commotion is about. Eventually, his helpful nature was known by everyone and the locals of Greendale adored him. We are trying to reflect the information printed in the magazine.
When Pat calls at the school, his letters get blown away. All the information listed here is to be found on the web elsewhere. Air Date : 4th-Nov-1981 Pat calls to the Post Office and today most of the post is for Katy and Tom because it their birthday. When the railway running through Greendale was reopened, Pat then became able to send off out of Greendale mail, by loading it onto the mail truck coupled behind the steam locomotive known as the Greendale Rocket. When it gets loaded with post, it causes havoc over Greendale.
Whose vehicle will be the best? But all the while Pat thinks friends and family have forgotten his special day. Towards the end of his windy round, Pat sees a flying towel belonging to Granny Dryden. The preparations are underway with kids, adults and even Ted's machines helping out. Nikhil cannot sleep without his green rabbit toy so Meera orders the new one that Pat must deliver. Next to it is written Royal Mail. Another day Pat also tells Peter Fogg how once three of his wishes nearly came true.
Here, Pat had a family for the first time. Archived from on 20 December 2016. When Pat learns to play the tuba, it makes an awful noise! He tells Jess not to give his secret away. Later Pat is stopped when a road has to be cleared of a blockage of mud. According to Pat this day's events were the highlight of his career, esspecially when he had his photograph taken with the Queen.
A fallen tree blocks the road and Peter goes to borrow a chainsaw from the forestry commision to cut the tree up. Pat's van can't travel the bumpy road so Miss Hubbard borrows a tractor and takes him on a rather bumpy ride to the waterfall. Pat's round then becomes a search for the missing doll. Who has ever heard of a magpie hen? In the snows of winter, Pat used to were his own winter coat over his uniform, but lately, when the snow comes, he wears a fluorescent jacket provided by the post office to help him stand out against the white background. Goggins is feeling sad so Pat plans to takes her on a ride in Ted's old hot air balloon. Pat's round then becomes a search for the missing doll.
But Ben finds himself short of time as Pat quickly progresses back to Pencaster, and so must rely on the help from some of his friends to delay Pat. After the road is unblocked, Pat goes back to his van, but it has gone. Sara suggests he should keep himself busy with a new hobby. He does sometimes have a knack of getting into muddles if there is one small change to the way his day of delivering the mail goes, but every cloud has a silver lining as they say and Pat is soon back on track, making sure all of Greendale gets its mail and that all his friends are happy by the end of the day. Pat chases after the hat but he cannot catch it and the wind blows it into a stream. Air Date : 11th-Nov-1981 Pat's alarm-clock fails to wake him up.