Gordon is always teasing Edward for being old and unreliable and never thanks him for helping him up the hill. One day, Thomas decides to play a trick on Gordon to give Edward the respect he deserves...A bird watcher pulls the emergency cable inside Annie when he hears a rare bird. Due to being dragged along the rails with her brakes on, Annie's wheel is damaged and Thomas refuses to stop and pick up the bird watcher any more...Samson is put on scrap collection duty and gets a little carried away. He takes Bertie's bus stop sign, a postman's bike and the Fat Controller's car. Can Scruff stop him before everything is crushed at the scrapyard?