Question 16 answer

... Cuthbert, Dibble, Grubb. These were the firemen at Trumpton station, working under Captain Flack. A friend of mine informed me that her sister got so upset at the thought that the Trumpton fireman who always got on the engine at the last instant, might not manage this feat, that she had to be banned from watching this action-packed series. Mind you, some people found Tom and Jerry frightening. It never occurred to me that I might be watching anything other than drawings.