Preschool-Friendly Titles

by samnoble-37272 | created - 07 Oct 2019 | updated - 52 minutes ago | Public

Some titles with stories on screen that preschool children loves to enjoy

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1. The Adventures of Portland Bill (1983– )

5 min | Animation, Family

About a man who lives in a lighthouse.

Star: Norman Rossington

Votes: 53

2. The Adventures of Spot (1987–1993)

TV-Y | 5 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

The adventures of Spot, a little yellow puppy and his family and friends.

Stars: Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Paul Nicholas, Peter Hawkins, Calum Nielsen

Votes: 527

3. Andy Pandy (1950–1957)


Puppet series for young children.

Stars: Maria Bird, Gladys Whitred, Valerie Cardnell, Vera McKechnie

Votes: 74

4. Andy Pandy (2002–2003)

5 min | Animation, Family

A delightful collection of new stories from the classic characters Andy Pandy, Looby Loo and Teddy.

Stars: Maria Darling, Jimmy Hibbert, David Holt, Joanna Ruiz

Votes: 59

5. Angelina Ballerina (2001–2009)

TV-Y | Animation, Family

The adventures and ballet recitals of Angelina Mouseling (Finty Williams) in tow with her friends, Alice Nimbletoes (Jo Wyatt), William Longtail (Keith Wickham), Miss Lilly (Dame Judi Dench), and the menacing pair Priscilla Pinkpaws (Jo Wyatt) and Penelope Pinkpaws (Jonell Elliott).

Stars: Finty Williams, Judi Dench, Jo Wyatt, Keith Wickham

Votes: 368

6. Angelmouse (1999– )

5 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

Children's animated fantasy drama about the adventures of a young mouse who just happens to be an angel.

Star: David Jason

Votes: 28

8. The Animal Shelf (1997–2000)

Animation, Family

The adventures of five animal toys who live on a blue shelf in their owner's, (Timothy) bedroom who secretly play when he is out.

Stars: Linda Ballantyne, David Berni, Robert Bockstael, Marc Donato

Votes: 45

9. Animal Stories (1998– )


Animal Stories takes a humorous look at the lives, loves and concerns of the animal kingdom, viewed from a child's perspective.

Stars: Alan Marriott, Nigel Hawthorne

Votes: 8

10. Anytime Tales (1991– )

5 min | Animation, Family

Ten animated adventures based on the bestselling books of Tony Ross and David McKee.

Stars: Johnny Morris, Steve Steen, Victoria Wood

Votes: 11

11. Babar and the Adventures of Badou (2010– )

TV-Y | 11 min | Animation, Family

An updated version of the classic series, following King Babar, and Badou, his 8-year-old grandson.

Stars: Gordon Pinsent, Dallas Jokic, Samantha Weinstein, Dwayne Hill

Votes: 96

12. Baby Looney Tunes (2002–2005)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

The characters of Looney Tunes are all babies and live with Granny.

Stars: Sam Vincent, June Foray, Terry Klassen, Britt McKillip

Votes: 3,935

13. Bagpuss (1974)

15 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Bagpuss and his friends are toys in a turn of the century shop for 'found things'. When young Emily brings them a new object, the toys come to life to work out what the strange new thing ... See full summary »

Stars: Oliver Postgate, Sandra Kerr, John Faulkner, Emily Firmin

Votes: 865

14. Bananas in Pyjamas (1992–2001)

TV-Y | Animation, Comedy, Family

The many adventures of full-size bananas, B1 and B2. They live on Cuddles Avenue which is also home to three Teddies (Amy, Lulu and Morgan) and a sneaky Rat-in-a-Hat.

Stars: Karina Kelly, Nicholas Opolski, Taylor Owyns, Jeremy Scrivener

Votes: 2,615

15. Bananas in Pyjamas (2011– )

12 min | Animation, Family

Come play with B1 and B2, the mischievous Rat-in-A-Hat, and the three teddy bears: Amy, Lulu and Morgan.

Stars: Anthony O'Donohue, Meaghan Davies, Dan Wyllie, Troy Planet

Votes: 138

16. Big and Small (2008–2011)


Each of episode of Big & Small episode contains a great story, a meaningful song and audience participation. What kind of story, you ask? Well, a gripping one - of course - with action and ... See full summary »

Stars: Jamie Shannon, Todd Doldersum, Jason Hopley, Lenny Henry

Votes: 70

17. Bill and Ben (2001–2002)

10 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

Bill and Ben are two Flowerpot Men who play in the garden with their friends: Weed, Scamper, Rose, Whoops, Pry, Tad, Slowcoach, Whimsy and Thistle.

Stars: John Thomson, Jimmy Hibbert, Ève Karpf

Votes: 126

18. Binka (2001–2002)

5 min | Animation

it's about the misadventures of a every day cat that eats three meals a day

Star: Stephen Tompkinson

Votes: 19

19. Bob the Builder (1997–2018)

TV-Y | 10 min | Animation, Family

Bob the Builder and his machine team are ready to tackle any project. Bob and the Can-Do Crew demonstrate the power of positive thinking, problem-solving, teamwork, and follow-through. The ... See full summary »

Stars: Rob Rackstraw, Kate Harbour, Lorelei King, Neil Morrissey

Votes: 3,962

20. Bod (1975)

TV-Y | 15 min | Animation, Family, Music

The adventures of a little boy called Bod, who lives in a town with his friends Aunt Flo, P.C. Copper, Frank the Postman and Farmer Barleymow. Each episode also featured Alberto Frog and his Amazing Animal Band.

Stars: John Le Mesurier, Maggie Henderson

Votes: 122

21. The Book of Pooh (2001–2004)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

A new Disney version of the classic children's stories about Winnie the Pooh and his friends. Rather than the animated versions of the past, this series is done entirely in a puppet format.... See full summary »

Stars: Roger Jackson, John Fiedler, Jim Cummings, Ken Sansom

Votes: 440

22. Bump (1990–1994)

5 min | Animation, Family

The adventures of an accident-prone elephant called Bump and his friends, Munch the tortoise, Whizzer the mouse, McDuff the dog and his best friend Birdie.

Star: Simon Cadell

Votes: 9

23. Bunnytown (2007–2008)

Animation, Family

General silliness involving bunnies. Singing, dancing & skits, all directed at the pre-school set but not in an annoying fashion. No true plot to speak of, but many reoccurring characters and set-ups. Benign family fun.

Stars: Andrew Buckley, Polly Frame, Ed Gaughan, Keely Cat Wells

Votes: 49

24. The Busy World of Richard Scarry (1993–1997)

TV-G | 30 min | Animation, Family

An entertaining and educational show for children about cartoon animals living in a small town, and the friendship between a cat and an earthworm.

Stars: Peter Wildman, Denis Akiyama, Carl Banas, George Buza

Votes: 1,677

25. Button Moon (1980–1988)

11 min | Family

Mr Spoon and his family live on Junk Planet. He travels in his baked bean tin spaceship across blanket sky to Button Moon. There he meets many strange characters and watches stories unfold on other planets using his telescope.

Star: Robin Parkinson

Votes: 636

26. Caillou (1997–2018)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family

An imaginative four-year-old boy learns life lessons and discovers new things with his friends and family.

Stars: Evan Smirnow, Ellen David, Jennifer Seguin, Merlee Shapiro

Votes: 2,723

27. Camberwick Green (1966– )

15 min | Animation, Family

Iconic British children's animated series set in the fictional, picturesque village of the title. Each episode opens with a character emerging from a music box and they will be the central character of the forthcoming story.

Star: Brian Cant

Votes: 286

28. Captain Mack (2008– )

Family, Sci-Fi

Captain Mack who is based in Sky Rocket Control looks out for the people of Sunshine City, including the naughty ones.

Stars: Rikki Chamberlain, Andrew Greenough, Julia Mallam, Bennet Thorpe

Votes: 23

29. Chigley (1969– )

15 min | Animation, Family

The third and final part of the 'Trumptonshire Trilogy' is set in the industrial hamlet of Chigley near Camberwick Green. Each episode tells the story of a local but also feature characters from the previous two series.

Star: Brian Cant

Votes: 110

30. Christopher Crocodile (1993–1994)

4 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Christopher Crocodile left Mudagascar for Muddytown and eats peanut butter and custard. Christopher helps the people of Muddy Town with his ingenious inventions.

Star: Derek Griffiths

Votes: 9

31. The Clangers (1969–1974)

10 min | Animation, Family, Sci-Fi

The series chronicled the melancholically funny lives of the Clangers, a flutey-voiced family of woolen, knitted aliens living below the surface of a knobbly little planet far out in space.... See full summary »

Star: Oliver Postgate

Votes: 601

32. Clangers (2015– )

10 min | Animation, Family

Major Clanger and his family are back for more gentle, life-affirming adventures for the whole family, with the first new episodes of The Clangers for over forty years.

Star: Michael Palin

Votes: 93

33. Clifford the Big Red Dog (2000–2003)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

The adventures of a larger-than-life red dog on Bridwell Island.

Stars: Antonio Delli, John Ritter, Grey Griffin, Tom Eastwood

Votes: 3,962

34. Clifford's Puppy Days (2003–2006)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

The adventures of children's book character Clifford the Big Red Dog, set when Emily Elizabeth adopted him as a puppy.

Stars: Lara Jill Miller, Julie-Ann Dean, Masiela Lusha, Henry Winkler

Votes: 240

35. Dino Babies (1994–1995)

Animation, Comedy, Family

The exciting adventures of six young dinosaurs with very active imaginations. Franklin, Stanley, Truman, LaBrea, Marshall and Dak get into all sorts of trouble in Truman's creative stories.... See full summary »

Stars: Kathleen Barr, Matt Hill, Sam Vincent, Andrea Libman

Votes: 137

36. Doozers (2012– )

Animation, Family

The little green builders from Jim Henson' Fraggle Rock are back in their own show. The show follows four young Doozers, as they build and invent to solve problems.

Stars: Millie Davis, Trek Buccino, Jacob Ewaniuk, Jenna Warren

Votes: 44

37. Dream Street (1999–2005)

8 min | Animation

Join Buddy the breakdown truck as he helps out all his friends on Dream Street while keeping the mischievous Hot Rodney, Jack Hammer and The Wild Bunch out of trouble.

Stars: Russ Abbot, Charlotte Bellamy, Chris Jarvis, Dave Benson Phillips

Votes: 9

38. Ethelbert the Tiger (2005– )

Animation, Family

Ethelbert, a mischievous tiger cub, and his friend Dilip, travel through a magic waterfall to different parts of the world

Stars: Bhasker Patel, Nina Wadia, Caroline Bernstein, Lewis Macleod

Votes: 20

39. Fetch the Vet (2000–2001)


Tom Fetch is a vet in the village of Duckhurst. With his nurse, Kara, he looks after the local animals. Kids Pippa, Joe and Lucy help and life is never dull for Tom in Duckhurst.

Stars: Floella Benjamin, John Gordon Sinclair, Janet James

Votes: 14

40. Fifi and the Flowertots (2005– )

TV-Y | 10 min | Animation, Family

The adventures of gardener Fifi Forget-Me-Not and her other flowertot friends.

Stars: Jane Horrocks, Tim Whitnall, Maria Darling, Marc Silk

Votes: 178

41. Fingerbobs (1972)

15 min | Animation, Family

Charming finger puppet series with Yoffy (Jones) telling stories featuring Fingermouse, Scampi, Gulliver the Seagull, and other animal characters.

Star: Rick Jones

Votes: 107

42. Fireman Sam (1987–2020)

TV-Y | 10 min | Animation, Family

The adventures of a community fireman, Sam.

Stars: Steven Kynman, David Carling, Andrew Hodwitz, Dave Pender

Votes: 1,467

43. Five Minutes More (2006– )

Not Rated | Family

Five Minutes More is the gentle tale of five best friends who live on a beautiful patchwork quilt and take us on wonderful journeys and adventures. From the familiar world of the child's ... See full summary »

Star: Nigel Plaskitt

Votes: 24

44. Flower Pot Men (1952–1954)

12 min | Family

All episodes were narrated by Maria Bird, the storyteller for all the black and white 1950s originals. 26 episodes of The Flower Pot Men were made by the BBC.

Stars: Maria Bird, Peter Hawkins, Gladys Whitred, Julia Williams

Votes: 59

45. The Flumps (1976)

Animation, Family

The adventures of a family of cute, furry creatures - The Flumps. Grandpa Flump, Ma and Pa Flump, their eldest son Perkin, daughter Posie and youngest son Pootle. Each episode contains fun songs and a story from the 'Big Book'.

Star: Gay Soper

Votes: 185

46. Franklin (1997–2006)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Family