Alien Alert

Alien Alert is a feature-length special. It was released in UK cinema's on the 17th of June 2017 and was released on DVD in the UK on October 2nd.


Pontypandy is hit by a raft of UFO sightings and Fireman Sam is determined to get to the bottom of this mystery.


Characters Introduced





  • This is the last Fireman Sam project to be animated by Xing Xing.
  • This special introduces Buck Douglas and his cameraman.
  • This special also introduces Wallaby 2, Nurse Flood's 4x4 Ambulance & the Search & Rescue team
  • First time Dilys is seen driving a vehicle.
  • This is the first time since Snow Business that Bella is featured in a special.
  • It was broadcast on Channel 5 on the 28th of October 2017 & on Cartoonito on the 11th of November 2017.
  • Buck Douglas’ name is partially a reference to the titular character of Buck Rogers.
    • His character model is based on the Tenth Doctor (as played by his voice actor, David Tennant, in the popular BBC Sci-Fi Series ‘’Doctor Who"
  • James’ line, ‘In the woods, no one can hear you scream’, is a reference to the quote ‘in space, no one can hear you scream’, a tagline used to advertise Ridley Scott’s 1979 cult Sci-Fi/Horror movie, Alien.


  • Sarah refers to her Uncle Sam as "Fireman Sam" at one point, but corrects herself later on.



Fireman Sam™- Alien Alert! The Movie

Fireman Sam™- Alien Alert! The Movie

Fireman Sam Behind the Scenes

Fireman Sam Behind the Scenes

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