The Best of the Bus Yards is a fan-made Thomas and Friends UK/US/AUS/NZ/Welsh/Swedish VHS/DVD idea made by ESF1995. It features eight Season 1 episodes.


  • Thomas and Gordon/Thomas Gets Tricked
  • Thomas' Train/A Big Day for Thomas
  • Thomas and the Breakdown Train/Thomas Saves the Day/Thomas and Train Rescue
  • James and the Coaches/James Learns a Lesson
  • Troublesome Trucks/Foolish Freight Cars
  • Thomas and Bertie/Thomas and Bertie's Great Race
  • Coal/Henry's Special Coal
  • The Flying Kipper


  • Narrated by Ringo Starr in the UK, US and Australia, John Ogwen in Wales and Louise Raedar in Sweden
  • On the DVD release, the episodes are restored.
  • Distributors:
    • UK: The Video Collection (VHS) and Hit Entertainment (DVD)
    • Australia: ABC for Kids
    • New Zealand: Endeavour Entertainment
    • US: Strand Home Video (VHS) and Universal Studios Home Entertainment (DVD)
    • Wales: Sain Video
    • Sweden: Barnas Faboritter

Front Cover

Back Cover

Case Colour

  • Blue

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