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The fourth season premiered in the UK between September 12 to December 5, 2000 on BBC and was re-shown on CBeebies. In the US, the fourth season premiered between February 1 to February 19, 2001 on Nick Jr and was re-shown on Noggin, PBS and Sprout.

Episodes

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Episode
Number
UK title (top)
US title (bottom)
Written by
Original air date
RoleyandtheRockStar
40
"Roley and the Rock Star"
Diane Redmond
9/12/2000
Bob and the machines are putting in a garden pond for Lenny Lazenby, a rock star; it comes in useful when Wendy stops by with a family of ducklings.

Scoop'sStegosaurus
41
"Scoop's Stegosaurus"
Jimmy Hibbert
9/19/2000
Bob and Scoop discover some old bones in a ditch at Farmer Pickles' field. While Bob is out at the museum, Spud persuades Scoop to see some bigger bones that he found. Mr. Ellis thinks that a stegosaurus skeleton was found, but some of its bones are missing.

SneezingScoop
42
"Sneezing Scoop"
Ruth Estevez
9/26/2000
While some tires are being dropped off for Farmer Pickles, Scoop starts sneezing, which prompts Bob he has hay fever. He sends Scoop back to the yard, but he still sneezes. Bob lets Spud figure out what is causing Scoop to sneeze.

Roley'sAnimalRescue
43
"Roley's Animal Rescue"
Chris Trengove
10/3/2000
Bob discovers a porcupine asleep in Farmer Pickles' cottage and Scoop takes it back to the yard, while Roley looks after it.

ScarecrowDizzy
44
"Scarecrow Dizzy"
James Henry
10/10/2000
Bob and Wendy are working on painting Farmer Pickles' farmhouse with Dizzy guarding the wet cement. But when Spud tries to paint it, he makes a big mess.

OneShotWendy
45
"One Shot Wendy"
"Wendy Plays Golf"
Simon Jowett
Ben Randall
10/17/2000
Bob and the gang are building a crazy golf course. Wendy discovers that she has the instructions for the windmill, that Bob is preparing, yet when she phones him, he says he doesn't need them.

SpudLendsAHand
46
"Spud Lends A Hand"
Barney Ivers-Egan
Tedd-Anton Bateson
10/24/2000
A rainwater tank is being put up next to Farmer Pickles' barn. While Bob is not around, Spud makes Lofty lift the tank into place. But instead of landing properly, it rolls down a hill and smashes a wooden boat for Wendy's nephew.

BobAndTheBandstand
47
"Bob and the Bandstand"
Teddy Kempner
Andy Secombe
10/31/2000
Bob's gang are preparing Farmer Pickles' bandstand. But then the sheet music falls out of Travis' trailer and Spud starts making paper airplanes with it.

FarmerPickles'Pigpen
48
"Farmer Pickles' Pigpen"
Jimmy Hibbert
11/7/2000
Farmer Pickles is phoning Bob to build a doghouse for Scruffty, but he accidentally drops the phone. At the same time, Mrs. Percival phones Farmer Pickles to look after the guinea pigs over the school holiday.

BobOnTheRun
49
"Bob on the Run"
Chris Trengove
11/14/2000
Mrs. Percival is raising money for a new clubhouse. Bob sponsors it with a Runathon and the machines sponsor it by demolishing the old pavilion.

Forget-Me-KnotBob
50
"Forget-Me-Knot Bob"
Diane Redmond
11/21/2000
Bob's personal organizer (which gives details of all of his jobs) breaks down. He tries to remind himself by tying knots in his handkerchief, but gets them mixed up.

ScrufftyTheDetective
51
"Scruffty The Detective"
Sarah Ball
11/28/2000
A time capsule is being built for Mr. Ellis and will be buried outside the museum. However, Spud thinks it is a treasure chest and he empties the contents of it and almost buries it.

WatercolorWendy
52
"Watercolour Wendy"
"Watercolor Wendy"
Ian Carney
12/5/2000
Wendy spends a nice quiet day off in the country, doing some painting; it gets quieter still when Scruffy buries her mobile phone.

Characters

Characters Introduced

Trivia

  • This was the first season to show Mr. Beasley in physical appearance as before he was just mentioned.
  • This season marks the first appearances of Lennie Lazenby, Mr. Ellis and Scruffty.
  • This was the first season to use the updated Seasons 4-9 intro.
  • This was the last season to air in the UK before the series was introduced to the US.
Original Series

Season 1Season 2Season 3Season 4Season 5Season 6Season 7Season 8Season 9

Project: Build It

Season 10Season 11Season 12Season 13Season 14Season 15Season 16

Ready, Steady, Build!

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