Fireman Sam

About Fireman Sam

Fireman Sam lives in the village situated on the sea Pontypandy. Led by Commender Steel, he and his colleagues Elvis and Jenny come in action
during a fire or if someone is in need, sometimes aided by helicopter pilot Tom.

The Main characters are members of a few families, a plumber and nurse with a child, a fisherman and his wife and two children and a single woman with a child called Norbert.
There is also a bus driver and the fire brigade.

  • Safety first

    Safety first

    Did you know that Fireman Sam series was used in the UK to promote fire safety?

  • Fireman Sam

    Fireman Sam

    Fireman Sam is brave, modest and dependable. He selflessly puts his life on the line to help others and everyone in Pontypandy knows that nothing is too much trouble for Fireman Sam. Sam drives Jupiter the fire engine, the pride of the Pontypandy Fire Service.

  • To the rescue

    To the rescue

    In this episode of Fireman Sam, Sam heads out of his station to save Norkman’s ark. But saving the ark is not that easy…

    See for yourself
  • Penny Morris

    Penny Morris

    She is the only female fire officer in Pontypandy. Terrific back-up in any crisis, Penny drives Venus. She is also a trained coastguard officer and pilots Neptune, the Pontypandy lifeboat, when needed.

  • The parents know

    The parents know

    The first time Fireman Sam made an appearance on screen was in 1987. Now, more than 30 years later the television series continues to be top-rated globally, airing in more than 25 languages with in 155 countries.

  • Tom Thomas

    Tom Thomas

    He mans the Mountain Rescue Station on the slopes of Pontypandy Mountain in his helicopter. When Tom is on a mission he relies heavily on Sam's local knowledge of Pontypandy and rescue experience. Tom is originally from Australia and always says ``This isn’t how we used to do things in Wallaby Springs.`` Sam and Tom are great friends and Sam often visits Tom at the Mountain Rescue Center for a catch-up and a cup of tea.