Wendy's Busy Day is the fifth episode of the first season.


Wendy steps in and takes over when Bob catches a cold.



  • Bobsville
  • Bob's Yard (Bobsville)
  • Bob's Living Room
  • The New Road
  • The Countryside

Voice Cast

United Kingdom & Australia

North America



  • This is the only episode where Wendy wears Bob's yellow hard hat instead of her blue one.
  • Dizzy gets stuck in her own concrete for the first time.
  • When Spud sees the look of the newly-resurfaced road in the UK version, he says "Yeah, but you missed a bit", while in the US version he says "Yeah, but you missed a spot."
  • This was the last episode to air in 1998 for the UK.
  • This episode was the first episode to feature Wendy saying, "Can We Fix It?".
  • This episode was the first episode to feature Bob not wearing his yellow hard hat.
  • This episode was paired with Muck Gets Stuck (Season 1) when it first premiered in the US.
  • Stock footage from this episode is used in the credits of the Original Series.
  • This was the first time Wendy had a ride on Muck.
  • This episode was the first ever Wendy dedicated episode.
  • This is the only episode where Travis is voiced by Jukka Rasila in the Finnish dub. normally Antti Pääkkönen voices him.


  • Dizzy left the yard without her football, yet came to the building site with it.
  • Wendy's ponytail goes through Bob's hard hat, despite it not having a hole for it. However this was corrected when Wendy got her own blue hard hat for future seasons.

In Other Languages

Language Name Meaning
Polish Pracowity dzień Marty Wendy's Busy Day
Hungarian Wendy nehez napja Wendy's Difficult Day
Greek Η Γουέντι στη δουλειά Wendy at Work
Swedish Vilma tar över Wendy Takes Over
Romanian Wendy are o zi plina Wendy Has a Full Day
German Bob ist Krank Bob is Sick
French Zoé assure la relève Wendy Takes Over
Russian Трудовые будни Венди Wendy's Workday
Japanese ウェンディおおいそがし Wendy is Busy
Hebrew וונדי עסוקה מאד Wendy is Very Busy
Dutch Wendy’s drukke dag Wendy's Busy Day
Portuguese A Wendy tem um Dia Atarefado Wendy Has a Busy Day
Finnish Anni Ahkeroi Wendy working hard