Ben & Holly's Little Kingdom Wiki

Ben & Holly's Little Kingdom is a British Animated Preschool series and spin-off of Peppa Pig. It was created by Neville Ashley and Mark Baker, (One of the creators of Peppa Pig) The show first aired on Channel Five and Nick Jr on the United Kingdom on April 6th. 2009 and ended on December 24th, 2013.


The show is set in the Little Kingdom which is hidden among thorny brambles. The Little Kingdom is ruled by King and Queen Thistle mainly from the Little Castle, where they live with their 3 daughters 8-year-old Holly and younger twins Daisy and Poppy. Elves including 8-year-old Ben live at the Great Elf Tree, which acts as a school, library, apartment block and factory for toys and wands. Elves hold the belief that they should never arrive late to anything. Civil fairies live in the Fairy Village, which consists of toadstools which have doors and windows.

Fairies use magic and most of the fairies are named after flowers and plants. Elves have their own catchphrase, "...and I'm an Elf" (or "We're Elves"), and fairies also have their own catchphrase, commonly "I'm a fairy". Elves tell the time with wrist watches and/or clocks, while fairies tell the time in very unconventional ways. The Elves operate Elf Rescue, the Elf Farm and the Elf Windmill. King Thistle likes to play golf and crazy golf at the Royal Course. Ben and Holly have a ladybird friend called Gaston. Nanny Plum and the Wise Old Elf are characters too, and they have important jobs to do in the context of the show. Mister and Mrs Elf are Ben's parents. The Wise Old Elf is not married anymore but has three sons.