Postman Pat Has Too Many Parcels
Air Date 22nd May 1997 (UK)
2nd September 1997 (Australia)
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Postman Pat Has Too Many Parcels is the eighth episode of the second series which was broadcast on the 22nd May 1997.


Madness over Sam's new catalogue has taken over Greendale, meaning Pat has a lot more parcels than usual. Ted devises a motorised scooter to make Pat's job easier but it proves to be more trouble than it's worth.


  • Pat
  • Jess
  • Mrs. Goggins
  • Ted Glen
  • Dorothy Thompson
  • Reverend Timms
  • Mrs. Pottage
  • P.C. Selby
  • Doctor Gilbertson
  • Miss Hubbard
  • Sam Waldron
  • Major Forbes
  • George Lancaster
  • Mr. Pringle (does not speak)
  • Mrs. Cockett (mentioned)
  • Peter Fogg (book only)


  • PAT 1
  • Postal Trolley
  • Postal Scooter
  • SAM 1
  • The Yellow Tractor
  • Ted's Lorry


  • Post Office
  • Thompson Grounds
  • Ted Glen's Workshop
  • Greendale School


  • Ken Barrie as Pat, Ted Glen, Reverend Timms, P.C. Selby, Sam Waldron, Major Forbes and George Lancaster
  • Carole Boyd as Mrs. Goggins, Dorothy Thompson, Mrs. Pottage, Doctor Gilbertson and Miss Hubbard