Norman, nicknamed Norm, is a diesel who first appeared in the Season 15 of Thomas and Friends after his cameo in . Norman is a diesel engine who often breaks down. He is also Dennis' twin. He has a long unibrow.
Thomas has also been known to be seen in amusement parks. In America, Thomas was usually found in "Six Flags" parks until 2010 when the licence was not renewed. In near Alfriston, Sussex, England, a special attraction was opened where Thomas carried passengers through the zoo; it also featured James, , , and the . At the United Kingdom's theme park, a special place called "Thomas Land" is dedicated to fans to ride on multiple rides based on . The park opened on March 15th, 2008. One of Thomas' models used in the television series is on display there in the "Discover Thomas and Friends" exhibition. opened at the Edaville Railroad in Carver, Massachusetts in the summer of 2015, adopting a phase similar to Drayton Manor.
HIT Entertainment announces a partnership with Televisa to bring HIT’s core brands, including ‘Thomas and Friends’ and ‘Bob the Builder’ to Mexico.