Thomas the Tank Engine

  • Recommended age range: 2-6
  • 11 minutes per episode
  • BAFTA Awards: Best Animated Film 1985, 1987

Thomas the Tank Engine is a small fictional steam locomotive in The Railway Series books. Thomas & Friends follows the adventures of a group of anthropomorphised trains and road vehicles who live on the fictional Island of Sodor.

The show is great for children who love playing with trains, cars or have a great imagination. The show is twice nominated for a BAFTA for best animated film.