Ross Hastings was an episode writer for Thomas and Friends. He has also written scripts for other popular children's shows such as "Bob the Builder", "Fireman Sam", "Little Robots", "Dream Street", "Chuggington", and "Underground Ernie". He worked for HiT Entertainment from 1998 until 2010. He currently works in development at Nickelodeon and The Walt Disney Company.
- He, Sharon Miller, Lee Pressman, Marc Seal, Polly Churchill, Sam Barlow, Laura Beaumont, Paul Larson, Helen Farrall, Simon Nicholson and James Mason have all written for "Bob the Builder". Rob Rackstraw, Steven Kynman, David Menkin, Rupert Degas and Lucy Montgomery have voiced characters on the show as well.
- He, Mark Daydy, Davey Moore, Mark Robertson and James Mason have all written for "Chuggington". Additionally, Stefan Ashton Frank voices characters on the show.