The Arrival of Arthur is a fanmade Thomas & Friends Season 3 episode that was in place of Diesel Does It Again.
A new red tank engine named Arthur has arrived on the Island of Sodor. He never makes a mess, which means a spotless record. Thomas, Duck, James and Percy must show him around. Arthur shows the other engines how to handle things. It turns out, everything worked out well. The engines are impressed. At the end, Sir Topham Hatt offers Arthur on Thomas"' branch line.
- Toby (cameo)
- Donald and Douglas (cameo)
- Sir Topham Hatt
- US Narrator: Ringo Starr.
- UK Narrator: Michael Angelis.
- Season 2 Happy Engines Theme (beginning when Arthur puffs into Elsbridge Station)