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Scoop Has Some Fun is the ninth episode of the third season.


Spud tries to persuade Scoop, to help him play some tricks. But Spud frightens Lofty so much that he falls onto his side. Scoop thinks that was another one of Spud's tricks, but Bob decides to make sure.


Voice Cast

United Kingdom & Australia

North America



  • Bobsville
  • Bob's Yard (Bobsville)
  • The Countryside
  • Farmer Pickles' Farm



  • When Muck shouts; 'Okay, let's go!" Wendy is not wearing her builder's hat and Lofty has his hook. But in the next shot, Wendy is wearing her hat and Lofty's hook has become a grabber. However, it changes back to his hook when Muck and Lofty arrive at the junction.
  • Oddly, Lofty was not seen at the end of the episode with the other machines.


  • (Bob climbs up on Scoop while Spud gets in Scoop's front digger. Scoop races for Lofty's rescue. Spud, Bob, and Scoop have found Lofty on his side.)
  • Bob: Lofty! Don't worry. We'll get you right side up soon.
  • Lofty: Oh, I, hope so.
  • Bob: (to Spud and Scoop) Okay. All together now (Bob, Spud, and Scoop struggle to get Lofty up until they get him back on his wheels.) They you are, Lofty. Are you alright?
  • Lofty: I think so, yeah. Thanks, Bob. Thanks, Scoop.
  • Bob: Better thank Spud. He was the one who came for help.
  • Spud: (nervously) Uh, well, it's my fault really, Bob. I scared Lofty and that's why he got stuck.
  • Bob: Oh, I see. Well, what do you say then Spud?
  • Spud: (to Lofty) Sorry, Lofty.
  • Lofty: Oh, that's alright, Spud.
  • Muck: Okay, let's go!

In Other Languages

Language Name Meaning
Polish Strach się dobrze bawi Scoop is Good Fun
Russian Скуп развлекается Scoop's Fun
Finnish Hevosenleikkiä The Horse Play
German Knolle kann es nicht lassen Spud Can Not Help It
Czech Béďa si užije zábavu Scoop's Enjoyable
Portuguese O Escavão Diverte-se The Excavation Enjoy It