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Postman Pat and the Big Balloon Ride
PostmanPatandtheBigBalloonRide
Air Date 27th February 2005
Previous Postman Pat's Perfect Painting
Next Postman Pat and the Surprise Present

Postman Pat and the Big Balloon Ride is the first episode of Postman Pat Season 4. It was written by Gillian Corderoy.

SummaryEdit

P.C. Selby is searching for a stray dog and Pat and Ted are giving Mrs. Goggins a surprise balloon ride.

CharactersEdit

VehiclesEdit

  • PAT 1
  • Ted's Hot Air Balloon

LocationsEdit

  • Greendale
  • Pat's House
  • Post Office
  • The Green
  • Greendale Primary School
  • Ted's Mill
  • Ted's Workshop
  • The Church
  • River Penn
  • Thompson Ground (mentioned)
  • Greendale Farm (mentioned)
  • Pencaster (mentioned)
  • Pencaster Lost Dogs' Home (mentioned)

CastEdit

  • Ken Barrie as Pat, Ted, P.C. Selby and Mr. Pringle
  • Melissa Sinden as Jess and Bonnie
  • Janet James as Julian and Lucy
  • Carole Boyd as Mrs. Goggins, Sarah and Charlie
  • Kulvinder Ghir as Bill and Tom
  • Archie Panjabi as Katy and Meera

TriviaEdit

  • This episode introduces Bonnie to the series.
  • This is the first time we see Ted's Mill.
  • The blankets of snow are actually cotton wool.
  • This is Owen Ballhatchet's first episode as the producer.

GoofsEdit

  • BBC iPlayer labels this episode as "Postman Pat and the Big Red Balloon" even though the hot air balloon is actually red and yellow striped with a blue patch in one spot.
  • In the classroom scene, the children say "Yes, Mr. Pringle." without moving their lips.
  • When Pat tells Mrs. Goggins he has a surprise for her, a light suddenly disappears from the reflection on the Post Office window.
  • The green screen effect can be seen reflecting off Pat and Mrs. Goggins whey they are flying up in the balloon.
  • As the balloon starts to decend, some of the children have different voices.
  • Bonnie surely should not have collar if she is a stray before Mrs. Goggins adopts her.

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