Paddington Bear

Paddington Bear

The Adventures of Paddington Bear is a 1997 — 2000 British/Canadian/French animated children's television series.

It was based on the book Paddington Bear by Michael Bond and written by Bruce Robb. It was produced by Cinar and Protecrea and ran for 117 episodes.

The show aired in the United States on the Cookie Jar Toons block on This TV from November 2008 – August 2009.

However, all CINAR references in these broadcasts have been replaced by Cookie Jar references. It was also shown on HBO (owned by Time Warner).



Season 1Edit

No. Air date Summary
1 14 June 1997 Paddington accidentally lands Mr. Curry in the hospital. His visit to the hospital gets an over-privileged Mr. Curry back on his feet.
2 21 June 1997 In Paris, Paddington gets involved in a Tour de France bike race. He wins, making the Castille Village famous.
3 28 June 1997 Paddington practices dancing for a Charity Ball. His dance with his partner does not go as planned, but wins first place.
4 5 July 1997 Padding travels back and forth on the London Underground trains, with Judy and Mrs. Brown looking for him.
5 12 July 1997 In Japan, Paddington visits a Sumo Wrestling school, but in training confronts and eventually outwits the champion Yokozuna.
6 19 July 1997 Paddington accidentally locks Mr. Curry in Mr. Brown's birthday surprise Sauna, but eventually manages to rescue him.
7 26 July 1997 Paddington thinks his money has been stolen in a robbery. He is mistaken for a suspect, but the real crook is caught shortly.
8 2 August 1997 Paddington goes on a fishing trip with Mr. Gruber and Admiral Grundae. They are all marooned on an island.
9 9 August 1997 Paddington participates in Job Week hoping to raise money for Aunt Lucy. Helping Mr. Curry seems to spell disaster, but it works out well.
10 16 August 1997 Mr. Gruber takes Judy, Jonathan and Paddington to the Lucman stately home. Paddington causes Lucman some inconvenience during the tour.
11 23 August 1997 Mr. Gruber and Paddington go on a tour of the opal mining capital Coober Pedy. By chance, Paddington uncovers Black Opals.
12 30 August 1997 Paddington helps out at Mr. Sloop's barber shop, coming across an American who takes an interest in [Mr. Gruber]'s antiques.
13 6 September 1997 The Brown family go to the beach. Paddington is washed out to sea, but is rescued by two fishermen.
14 13 September 1997 On a visit in Egypt with Mr. Gruber, Paddington is conned by a trickster, but Gruber sorts him out.
15 20 September 1997 Paddington buys Mr. Gruber a rock for his patio, causing a few mishaps on the way. The rock makes a perfect coffee stand.
16 27 September 1997 Padding does detective work to find who stole Mr. Brown's prized pumpkin, but unwittingly gets a common burglar to be caught.
17 4 October 1997 On a tour in an Irish castle, Paddington and Mr. Gruber help a youngling to rekindle her fascination of the old Leprechaun stories.
18 11 October 1997 The Brown family go to watch a play at the theatre. Paddington goes backstage and helps to improve the performance.
19 18 October 1997 Mr. Brown is in trouble with court for a driving mishap. Then Paddington takes Mr. Brown's driving test for him.
20 25 October 1997 In Montana, Mr. Gruber and Paddington practice horse riding. Billy Bob steals Loretta's cows, but is caught and the cows recovered.
21 1 November 1997 Mrs. Brown and Judy take Paddington to the mall. He gets elevator sick, then wanders around, and unwittingly gives the mall publicity.
22 8 November 1997 Paddington tries to raise money to buy a Gift-o-Gram for Mr. Brown's birthday. However, Mr. Gruber has just the answer.
23 15 November 1997 In Quebec, Paddington visits an ice palace and enters an ice sculpture contest and wins a canoe race.
24 29 November 1997 Paddington comes across a house, where he is required to wait on and cook for Mrs. Smith Chumley.
25 13 December 1997 Mr. Curry has Paddington as his golf caddy, after an accident takes his place as golfer. Paddington manages to win the golf tournament.
26 20 December 1997 On an African safari, Paddington trails some poachers and with the help of an ostrich manages to catch them and rescue Mr. Gruber and the ranger.
27 10 January 1998 Paddington makes a jigsaw puzzle out of Mr. Curry's precious painting and tries to make it up to him.
28 17 January 1998 Paddington ends up getting swindled by a conman selling faulty vacuum-cleaners, but Mr. Curry gets the perpetrator arrested.
29 24 January 1998 Mr. Gruber takes Paddington to a horse-race, and when one of the jockeys is injured and unable to compete, Paddington takes his place and wins.
30 7 February 1998 It is Paddington's birthday and the Browns and Mr. Gruber give him a special treat; dinner at an expansive restaurant.
31 14 February 1998 Paddington buys a body builder, but Mr. Curry cons Paddington to get a money back guarantee, which backfires on him.
32 21 February 1998 Paddington visits Washington D.C. with Mr. Gruber.
33 28 February 1998 Paddington does laundry at the launderette for Henry and Curry, and while it did not go exactly as planned the attempt went better than ok.
34 7 March 1998 Paddington is hoping to solve a mystery and eventually nabs a jewel-thief who was hoarding jewels in a dummy.
35 14 March 1998 Paddington joins a Chinese travelling circus. Paddington's accidents create new ideas for a successful performance.
36 21 March 1998 Paddington and Mr. Gruber visit a courthouse to see a trial in action, where Paddington gets mistaken for another "Mr. Brown".
37 28 March 1998 Paddington goes treasure hunting to find his lost coins and Mrs. Brown's wedding ring. Eventually, Paddington figures a Magpie took them.
38 11 April 1998 Paddington and Mr. Gruber take a tour of Hollywood and Paddington himself gets to be a movie star.
39 18 April 1998 Mr. Gruber takes Paddington to a wax museum, where waxworks are falling and being damaged. Paddington finds a squirrel is the culprit.

Season 2Edit

No. Title Air date Summary
40 "A Disappearing Trick" 25 April 1998 On his other birthday, Paddington develops an interest in magic and gets himself a magic set, where he later attempts to put on a show with it.
41 "Paddington Saves the Day" 2 May 1998 Paddington recalls a polo game he competed in to Jonathan and Judy.
42 "Paddington goes to School" 9 May 1998 Paddington is requested to attend school, though the principal later decides that it is unnecessary.
43 "Old Master Paddington" 16 May 1998 After developing a liking for art Paddington and Mr. Curry accidentally mess up Henry's painting for an art contest, though it went better than expected (except for Curry).
44 "Paddington and the Pardon" 30 May 1998 In a town in France Paddington joins a band.
45 "A Picnic on the River" 6 June 1998 While setting up a picnic Paddington ends up losing his hat (along with Mrs. Bird's umbrella) in the river and is devastated.
46 "A Day to Remember" 13 June 1998 Paddington is invited to be a ring-bearer at a wedding for a pair of grocery-sellers he is close to, though it does not go exactly according to plan.
47 "Paddington in Spain 20 June 1998 In Saville, Paddington and Mr. Gruber help out with Maria and her family. By accident, Paddington helps Maria to do a Flamenco Dance.
48 "A Most Unusual Ceremony" 27 June 1998 The Brown Family is invited to a ceremony by Sir Huntley Martin. Paddington is delayed but makes it on time.
49 "Paddington Steps Out" 4 July 1998 Judy takes Paddington to a play at her school and Paddington joins in.
50 "Paddington Prepares" 11 July 1998 Before Paddington can go with Mr. Gruber's on a world trip he is thought to be suspicious at the airport until he finds his passport.
51 "Paddington Recommended" 18 July 1998 After dressing up in a fancy tuxedo, Paddington gets special treatment at a fancy restaurant.
52 "Paddington goes to the Dentist" 25 July 1998 After Paddington ate a hard-crunchy nut, he suffers a problem in his teeth and has to go to a dentist.
53 "Paddington's Dinosaurs" 1 August 1998 Paddington and Mr. Gruber visit a dinosaur dig in Canada. Paddington unwittingly annoys Mr. Ditzbury and then stumbles on a new fossil.
54 "Paddington's First Flight" 8 August 1998 Paddington won a contest for hairiest legs to water-ski and with Mrs. Bird's umbrella created a new form of parasailing.
55 "Paddington Breaks the Peace" 15 August 1998 Mr. Curry takes advantage of Paddington's gardening skills in the hopes to win a best-garden contest, and despite a mishap with Curry's lawnmower both ended up winning first-prize.
56 "Paddington Takes Off" 22 August 1998 Paddington and Mr. Gruber visit a NASA-center, and Paddington himself gets picked to replace an out-of-commission astronaut but does not have to go into space after fixing a spaceship's radio.
57 "Trouble at Number Thirty-Two" 29 August 1998 On a snowy day, Mr. Curry requests Paddington to shovel snow out of his walkway, but also got Curry locked out of his own home.
58 "Paddington in a Hole" 5 September 1998 Mr. Curry starts renovating his backyard and asks Paddington to help, and Paddington sets up a pseudo drive-through for Curry.
59 "Paddington in the Galapagos" 12 September 1998 Paddington and Mr. Gruber visit the Galapagos Islands and Paddington himself gets followed around by a pair of documenters who mistake him for a new island-species of animal.
60 "Paddington Strikes a Bargain" 19 September 1998 Paddington helps Mr. Gruber ready a vintage steam car but requires the aid of Muscles Galore after accidentally breaking it.
61 "Pantomime Time" 26 September 1998 The Brown Family go to the theatre to watch the pantomime Dick Whittington and His Cat. Paddington gets involved a lot on stage.
62 "Paddington in Alaska" 3 October 1998 Paddington participates in a race for Lars Larson. He rescues Mr. Le Puar and takes him and a pack of wolves to town.
63 "A Stitch in Time" 10 October 1998 Paddington has to go sew Mr. Curry's clothes with an old sewing machine but messes them up. The Sew Right company solves Paddington's problem.
64 "Paddington and the Cold Snap" 17 October 1998 Mr. Curry wants service for his plumbing, but when Paddington does it, the pipes leak. Mr. Curry's insurance compensates for that.
65 "Paddington and the Yeti" 24 October 1998 In Tibet, Paddington and Mr. Gruber travel with Magarpo into the mountains, unaware they have the Yeti for company.
66 "Paddington Hits the Jackpot" 31 October 1998 Paddington participates in a game-show, although the host was not too keen on letting him win.
67 "Paddington Makes a Clean Sweep" 7 November 1998 During Spring-Cleaning Paddington sweeps the chimney (unknowingly also disrupting a hired chimney-sweeper's work).
68 "Paddington at the Olympics" 14 November 1998 Paddington was accidentally chosen to represent Britain in the Olympics in America. Despite this, he succeeds in lighting the torch.
69 "Paddington and 'Do it Yourself'" 21 November 1998 Paddington decides to do things himself after Curry tells him about it, but when putting the words into action, Paddington does more harm than good.
70 "In and out of Trouble" 28 November 1998 Mr. Curry sets up a raggedy hammock, but does not want anyone else to know about it (except Paddington), though it does not go very well.
71 "Sir Paddington" 5 December 1998 Mr. Gruber takes Paddington to a medieval fair to see a jousting-tournament, but one of the knights is playing dirty and Paddington has to stop him.
72 "A Spot of Decorating" 12 December 1998 After seeing some construction-workers decorate a house Paddington tries to imitate it, and while it was sloppy he did a surprisingly good job.
73 "Paddington in Touch" 19 December 1998 Paddington's old school invites the Browns to a special rugby match against a team from Peru. Paddington finds his loyalties are divided until the Peruvian team is one man short. Paddington gets in the scrum and soon helps tie the game—thanks to a little help from his Aunt Lucy, who is in England on a surprise visit.
74 "Paddington and the Dead Sea" 26 December 1998 As a reward for all their hard work, Mr. Gruber and Paddington visit a luxurious spa on the shores of the Dead Sea. Paddington is amazed at what people do to get body and mind in shape – it looks more like torture to him – and he does his best to rescue Mr. Gruber from harm. In the end, Paddington and Mr. Gruber are exhausted and need a vacation from their vacation.
75 "Goings on at Number Thirty-Two" 2 January 1999 Aunt Lucy's visit to London has kept the Browns on their toes and made them exhausted, so all are greatly relieved when Paddington sets out with his Aunt to do a little shopping. Little do they know they are looking for a gift to thank Mr. Brown for being so kind to Paddington, and it is a gift that will land them smack dab in the middle of the Thames in need of rescue by the harbor patrol.
76 "A Sticky Time" 9 January 1999 After some cooking went wrong Paddington gets his limbs and chest glued together, Mrs. Bird and Mrs. Brown resort to taking him to the hospital where Paddington is successfully freed from his trapped pose, even though it costs him all the fur on his belly.
77 "Private Paddington" 16 January 1999 Paddington and Mr. Gruber enroll in a military school, and are rewarded for catching a pair of burglars.
78 "Paddington Buys a Share" 23 January 1999 A conman is on the loose and Paddington has become his latest victim, but Mr. Gruber saves the day.

Season 3Edit




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