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The ninth season premiered in the UK between February 4 to May 9, 2003 on BBC and was re-shown on CBeebies. In the US, the ninth season premiered between January 1 to March 26, 2005 on PBS and was re-shown on Sprout.


Episodes

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Episode
Number
UK title (top)
US title (bottom)
Written by
Original air date

BobtheFarmer
105
"Bob the Farmer"
Glenn Dakin
2/4/2003
Bob volunteers to look after the farm while Farmer Pickles takes Humpty to a pig show but he soon has his hands full when all the animals escape.

Mr.Bentley'sWinterFair
106
"Mr. Bentley's Winter Fair"
Peter Reeves
2/9/2003
Mr. Bentley is put in charge of the winter fair but everything gets into chaos when Humpty escapes his pen.

LoftytheArtist
107
"Lofty the Artist"
James Henry
2/16/2003
Wendy decorates the library, and Lofty is so impressed that he decides to paint a picture as well, but he soon finds that being an artist is harder than it looks.

Spud'sStatue
108
"Spud's Statue"
Jimmy Hibbert
2/23/2003
Spud breaks Molly's statue, so he tries to make a new one out of Bob's building materials only to leave Bob without the wood to fix the pavilion.

PilchardandtheFieldMice
109
"Pilchard and the Field Mice"
Diane Redmond
3/7/2003
Pilchard causes havoc on a job to mend a rotten beam in a cottage when she finds some mice living there.

Trix'sPumpkinPie
110
"Trix's Pumpkin Pie"
Diane Redmond
3/14/2003
Trix tries to help Bob build a climbing frame while she also is looking after Farmer Pickles' giant pumpkin pie but Spud almost gets it.

Where'sMuck
111
"Where's Muck?"
Peter Reeves
3/21/2003
Bob and the team are repairing an eroded river bank in the countryside when Muck tries to bring a lost duck he/she named Quack back to his family.

Travis'BusyDay
112
"Travis' Busy Day"
Peter Reeves
4/4/2003
Lofty and Travis pull down a damaged tree, only to find that they have made a family of squirrels homeless! Travis is devastated, but suddenly he has an idea which Bob could use the old tree to build a new home for the squirrels.

Muck'sSurprise
113
"Muck's Surprise"
Marc Seal
4/11/2003
Bob's gang builds a summer house as an anniversary present for Mrs. Bentley, but Muck nearly ruins the surprise.

Skip'sBigIdea
114
"Skip's Big Idea"
Jimmy Hibbert
4/18/2003
Skip wishes he could come up with good ideas, while Bob is renovating the old mill.

Roley'sImportantJob
115
"Roley's Important Job"
Diane Redmond
4/25/2003
Bob and the gang convert a house into a delicatessen, but there's nothing for Roley to do. Fortunately, some birds give him an idea to make him feel useful again.

TrixandtheBug
116
"Trix and the Bug"
Glenn Dakin
5/2/2003
Bob builds a cinema, and a fake giant bug is sent to promote a new film. However, Trix causes chaos in the town when she borrows the insect to help Spud scare the birds who thinks it is real.

ScooptheDiscoDigger
117
"Scoop the Disco Digger"
Diane Redmond
5/9/2003
The team is having a Tropical Beach Party and Dizzy teaches Scoop how to dance.

Specials

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Special
Number
UK title (top)
US title (bottom)
Written by
Original air date
TheKnightsOfFix-A-Lot
#3
The Knights of Can-A-Lot
Jimmy Hibbert
3/17/2003
Bob is given the job to help Dr. Mountfitchet renovate an old castle but a mix-up leaves his father Robert in charge resulting in one disaster after another. Will the castle be finished and will Bob and his Dad get along?

Meanwhile, tales of Camelot inspire Bob's noble crew of machines - Sir Lift-A-Lot, Sir Roll-A-Lot, Sir Dump-A-Lot, Sir Dig-A-Lot and Lady Mix-A-Lot - in their quest to get the job done, while Sir Spud-A-Lot finds a suit of armor and a fiery steed almost perfect for jousting! Back at the castle, Bob's father is a bit of a royal pain when he locks himself and Bob in the dungeon, then finds himself mysteriously trapped in a maze! Can they be able to get out?

SnowedUnder
#4
Snowed Under: The Bobblesberg Winter Games
Sarah Ball
11/8/2004
Bob and the gang leave their home town of Bobsville and head for its snowy and mountainous twin town, Bobblesberg. Bobblesberg is hosting the Winter Games and Bob is asked to build a magnificent log cabin for Bobsville's mayor. Wendy is busy practising for the skiing event, so Bob appoints Scoop as second-in-command. Meanwhile, Scarecrow Spud is a secret stowaway.

Characters

Characters Introduced

Introduced in The Knights of Can-A-Lot

Introuduced in Snowed Under

Trivia

  • The episodes that were never released on DVD in the UK were:
  • Episode 5 - Pilchard and the Field Mice
  • Episode 7 - Where's Muck?
  • Episode 10 - Skip's Big Idea
  • Episode 11 - Roley's Important Job.

They are consisted to be rare episodes in the United Kingdom as they were shown time by time back in the 2000's but can now be viewed on streaming sites.

Sources

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!

Season 17Season 18