The BEST Episodes of Fireman Sam

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 22, 2020

Network: BBC Two

Fireman Sam is a Welsh animated children's television series about a fireman called Sam, his fellow firefighters, and other townspeople in the fictional Welsh town of Pontypandy. The original idea for the show came from two ex-firemen from Kent.

Home From Rome

#1 - Home From Rome

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 25, 1994

Rosa stows away in Bella's shopping trolley, when she goes to Bingle's department store. But disaster strikes when a lift gets stuck, and it's up to the Pontypandy fire service to rescue Bella and her cat...

star 9.55
33 votes
The Pontypandyness Monster

#2 - The Pontypandyness Monster

Season 8 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 30, 2012

Sarah makes up a story about a monster to get more customers on her Grandad's railway.

star 9.35
65 votes
Trouble and Squeak

#3 - Trouble and Squeak

Season 5 - Episode 17 - Aired Apr 26, 2005

Norman has taken the school mouse home to look after. Unsurprisingly, it escapes and causes havock when both Rosa and the mouse end up stuck in Bella's chimney.

star 9.30
67 votes
The Great Guinea Pig Rescue

#4 - The Great Guinea Pig Rescue

Season 8 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 26, 2012

Sarah and James's new pet guinea pig escapes.

star 8.85
67 votes
Fun Run

#5 - Fun Run

Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired Apr 25, 2005

Today in Pontypandy, a fun run has been organised for charity. Unfortunately Norman's cheating ways put James and the other competitors in danger.

star 8.85
97 votes
Castles and Kings

#6 - Castles and Kings

Season 10 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 22, 2016

Mandy, Norman and the Twins play castles and kings and Norman wanted to build a fire breathing dragon, but the dragon catches fire and later crashes into Bessie's shed which causes the fire to spread on the back of the shed.

star 8.67
30 votes
Twitchers in Trouble

#7 - Twitchers in Trouble

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 13, 2005

Trevor is looking forward to his date with Dilys and decides to take her birdwatching. However, a fire at Trevor's birdwatching hide ensures that the date is hotter than planned.

star 8.54
156 votes
Norman's Invisible Friend

#8 - Norman's Invisible Friend

Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 28, 2005

Norman invents a fictitious friend to get double helpings of everything.

star 8.47
124 votes
Elvis In Concert

#9 - Elvis In Concert

Season 8 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 22, 2012

Pontypandy is holding a Charity Concert and Elvis is to be the star act.

star 8.45
66 votes
The Big Freeze

#10 - The Big Freeze

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 5, 2005

Norman raises everyone's temperature with the bed he builds for his pet lamb Woolly.

star 8.34
158 votes
Hot Air

#11 - Hot Air

Season 6 - Episode 23 - Aired Dec 11, 2008

It's a very hot day in Pontypandy and Trevor refuses to accept that his old bus may not make it up the mountain. When the engine overheats, Trevor ignores Norman's advice, opens the bonnet, and starts a fire.

star 8.25
120 votes
King of the Jungle

#12 - King of the Jungle

Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired Apr 27, 2005

The Tarzanesque jungle cry of naughty Norman Price raises the alarm when the twins get caught in a blazing haystack.

star 8.20
126 votes
Mandy At Sea

#13 - Mandy At Sea

Season 8 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 23, 2012

Mandy wants to be a round-the-world yachtsman.

star 8.17
70 votes
Floodlights

#14 - Floodlights

Season 8 - Episode 21 - Aired Dec 24, 2012

Christmas is coming and there is to be a competition for the best Christmas lights in Pontypandy.

star 8.12
33 votes
Jupiter on the Loose

#15 - Jupiter on the Loose

Season 8 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 20, 2012

When the Pontypandy Pioneers go to the fire station to complete their fire safety badge, Norman wants to prove to Derek that he can drive a fire engine.

star 8.03
68 votes
Quarry Rescue

#16 - Quarry Rescue

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 1, 1994

While Bella is making pizza's for Trevor to deliver James falls into an old quarry. Then Trevor gets his finger stuck in the brake fluid chamber.

star 8.00
1 votes
The Pontypandy Cup

#17 - The Pontypandy Cup

Season 9 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 15, 2014

When Joe and Mike discover that Norman is entering Pontypandy's big go-kart race, The Pontypandy Cup, they get very nostalgic about the go-karts they made when they were kids.

star 8.00
2 votes
The Treasure Trap

#18 - The Treasure Trap

Season 9 - Episode 18 - Aired Oct 23, 2014

Norman and James are looking for treasure in the sea caves when bad weather comes in.

star 8.00
2 votes
Flood’s Flood)

#19 - Flood’s Flood)

Season 6 - Episode 27 - Aired Feb 20, 2008

star 8.00
1 votes
Camping

#20 - Camping

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 1, 1987

What have a frog and an oily rag got to do with camping? Sam, Sarah and James soon find out.

star 7.99
183 votes
Trevor's Training

#21 - Trevor's Training

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 24, 1987

It's routine drill for Trevor on his first day in the fire service, until a message comes over the radio.

star 7.98
180 votes
Carnival of Junk

#22 - Carnival of Junk

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 14, 2005

A rubbish tip proves to be a trap for the unwary James, but then the recycled rubbish becomes the centrepiece in a Caribbean-style carnival.

star 7.98
156 votes
Bessie to the Rescue

#23 - Bessie to the Rescue

Season 8 - Episode 17 - Aired Dec 5, 2012

Station Officer Steele discovers his old fire engine, Bessie.

star 7.97
37 votes
Water Tower Inferno

#24 - Water Tower Inferno

Season 8 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 27, 2012

It’s a big day in Pontypandy, Gareth is opening the Pontypandy mountain railway line and station; he has refurbished the old engine, The Pontypandy Flyer, to take people up and down the mountain.

star 7.97
66 votes
Birthday Surprise

#25 - Birthday Surprise

Season 5 - Episode 23 - Aired May 5, 2005

star 7.95
126 votes