Backhoe is a backhoe digger who first appeared in Budgie Sticks to It. Backhoe was often seen during the scenes of Oakford Airport as it was under construction during Series 2. He also gets along with Nosey and soon becomes friends with Budgie. He and Nosey also helped to try and prevent Harefield Airfield from closing in Bad News, Good News.
- Series 2 - Budgie Sticks to It, Aliens Have Landed, Blown Up, Let Down, Surprise, Surprise, Bad News, Good News, Budgie's Opening Goal
- Series 3 - The Aqueduct, The Runaway Train
- Backhoe was a Parody on The Three Stooges