Postman Pat is a British stop-motion animated children's television series first produced by Woodland Animations. It is aimed at pre-school children, and concerns the adventures of Pat Clifton, a postman in the fictional village of Greendale inspired by the real valley of Longsleddale near Kendal.
Following the success of the first series, four TV specials and a second series of 13 episodes were produced during the s. Here, Pat had a family for the first time.
A new version of the series was produced by Cosgrove Hall Films fromwhich expanded on many aspects of the original series. InRoyal Mail stopped using Postman Pat for Cartero pat intro latino dating promotional and charity work.
Each episode follows the adventures of Pat Clifton, a friendly country postman, and his "black white cat" Jess, as he delivers the post through the valley of Greendale.
Although he initially concentrates on delivering his letters, he nearly always becomes distracted by a concern of one of the villagers, and is usually relied upon to resolve their problems. Notable villagers include the postmistressMrs. Goggins; Alf Thompson, the farmer; and the local handyman and inventor, Ted Glen. Postman Pat is set in the fictional village of Greendale and the nearby town of Pencaster, on the border between Cumbria and North Yorkshire.
Greendale is a large, busy village situated in the heart of the Cumbrian countryside. Running through the centre of the village is the High Street, home to Mrs Goggins' Post Office and shop, an unofficial meeting house for the residents.
Located on the edge of the village is the railway station, home to the Greendale Rocket. In the original series 1 and 2Greendale Cartero pat intro latino dating of windy and narrow country roads in the valley which usually had some involvement as to why Pat had problems with his rounds, as the lanes would be blocked or full of snow drifts that were not passable.
Pencaster is a large, bustling, modern town located within easy commuting distance for the villagers of Greendale. Situated on the waterfront, Pencaster is a hive of activity, boasting a market square in the centre surrounded by shops, houses, a large railway station, state-of-the-art buildings, and a boat jetty. It bears some resemblance to Lancaster Cartero pat intro latino dating, the county town of Lancashirewhich likewise is a short commute from Longsleddalethe area used as the inspiration for Greendale.
In the second series of the show from Cartero pat intro latino dating mids, the area is referred to as Garner Bridge, and is located in Greendale. Ingledale is another large, busy village town situated in the heart of the North Yorkshire countryside, only seen once in a special inset to make a second appearance in the revival.
Cunliffe, interviewed about the series, has said that he chose the character of a postman since he needed a character who could visit the countryside and interact with many different people.
The inspiration for the post office itself comes from that located on the Kendal street where Cunliffe lived when he was writing the original treatment.
The post office, at 10 Greenside, closed in Cunliffe did not retain rights to the character, and was disappointed by some of Cartero pat intro latino dating tie-in media later released.
He wrote the stories to the series Rosie and Jimwhich he also presented, as a show which he could have tighter control of. While Cunliffe visited post offices for inspiration, he has said that the character and village was not based on any one place or person. He commented in that "I got maybe half a dozen people last year saying they were the inspiration. Each episode follows Postman Pat on a Special Delivery mission, from rescuing a runaway cow to delivering a giant ice cube.
In his new role, Postman Pat commutes to the nearby town of Pencaster where he collects his special deliveries from the Pencaster Mail Centre.
Postman Pat now has a new fleet of vehicles including a helicopter, 4x4 and motorbike, complete with side-car for Jess. Pat also seems to make more mistakes in his work since moving to SDS, largely because the new format is always based on one delivery, which has to go wrong somehow thus often because of Pat's errors.
Postman Pat SDS features an expanded and diverse cast, a fleet of new vehicles, a world full of gadgets and the new town of Pencaster. A new series aired in The Moviea British-American 3D computer-animated comedy children's feature film version of the British stop-motion animated children's television show, was theatrically released on 23 May in the United Kingdom.
The story revolves around Pat entering a talent show audition which leads to robots taking over his postal service whilst he is away. A CGI spin-off to the series was made called Guess with Jess which follows Pat's cat Jess now with the ability to talk and his adventures with the farm animals.
The series debuted on 9 November Music for the original series was by Bryan Daly died January Cartero pat intro latino dating,  who wrote a number of songs including the well-known theme tune.
For the series, pop writer Simon Woodgate scored the show and wrote new songs, including a new closing theme "What's in His Bag?