The BEST Episodes of In The Night Garden
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 7, 2020
In the Night Garden is a magical place that exists between the waking and sleeping imagination of children close to the representation of a nursery rhyme.
#1 - What a Funny Ninky Nonk
Season 1 - Episode 73 - Aired Sep 24, 2008
The Tombliboos take a ride on the Ninky Nonk; it goes past Igglepiggle, then Upsy Daisy and then Makka Pakka. It goes up and down the trees and round and round the branches. Everybody tries to catch the Ninky Nonk even the teeny tiny Pontipines. At last everyone can get on board for a Ninky Nonk ride with the Tombliboos.
#2 - Tombliboo Ooo Brings The Ball Indoors
Season 1 - Episode 72 - Aired Sep 23, 2008
The Tombliboos are playing inside when they hear something outdoors. It's the ball. Ooo collects the ball and brings it inside. The Tombliboos play with the ball indoors until it flies out the window. Look out Makka Pakka! Makka Pakka loves the ball.
#3 - Upsy Daisy Forgets Her Stone
Season 1 - Episode 90 - Aired Feb 20, 2009
Makka Pakka has a pile of six stones. He gives one stone to Igglepiggle and one stone to Upsy Daisy. Upsy Daisy tucks her stone safely in her bed. Makka Pakka gives a stone to each of the Tombliboos. What is that noise? It is the teeny tiny Pontipines and they have taken Makka Pakka's last stone! Upsy Daisy is tired and sits down on her bed for a rest. What is that? A stone! Upsy Daisy had forgotten all about the stone Makka Pakka had given her. Once she finds it she gives it back to him. Now Makka Pakka has a stone again, what a lovely present!
#4 - The Tombliboo's Busy Ninky Nonk Day
Season 1 - Episode 94 - Aired Feb 26, 2009
The Tombliboos ride on the Ninky Nonk - what a bouncy ride! The Ninky Nonk stops in some very lovely parts of the garden, and then the Ninky Nonk stops again. What's that sound? The ball! The Tombliboos chase after the ball. Oh dear, the Ninky Nonk sets off without the Tombliboos. Catch the Ninky Nonk! Unn, Ooo and Eee follow the Ninky Nonk home, and the ball comes to play with the Tombliboos.
#5 - Looking for Each Other
Season 1 - Episode 31 - Aired Oct 15, 2007
Igglepiggle and Upsy Daisy are best friends, but today Igglepiggle can't find Upsy Daisy. He looks everywhere and asks everyone. He asks Makka Pakka. He asks the Tombliboos, until finally Upsy Daisy's bed leads him back to Upsy Daisy.
#6 - Upsy Daisy's Tiring Walk
Season 1 - Episode 47 - Aired Oct 30, 2007
Igglepiggle and Upsy Daisy go for a very long walk. Feeling tired, they decide to go by Ninky Nonk - and have a very bouncy ride.
#7 - High and Low
Season 1 - Episode 32 - Aired Oct 9, 2007
The Tombliboos explore inside their house. It is full of interesting spaces, stairs to climb and slides to slide down. They go right to the top, but down below Makka Pakka is waiting to wash their faces so they must come all the way down again.
#8 - Where's Upsy Daisy Gone?
Season 1 - Episode 45 - Aired Oct 26, 2007
Travel with Igglepiggle to the magical night garden. Upsy Daisy teaches Igglepiggle how to play hiding. Upsy Daisy is very good at hiding. Igglepiggle is impressed.
#9 - Upsy Daisy Dances With the Pontipines
Season 1 - Episode 87 - Aired Feb 17, 2009
Upsy Daisy is having a Dancy Day in the Garden. First she dances with the Tombliboos. Then she dances with the Pontipines. Who Is this riding on the Pinky Ponk? It is Igglepiggle! Igglepiggle and Upsy Daisy dance together before everybody joins in the dance at the Gazebo.
#10 - Wake Up Ball
Season 1 - Episode 89 - Aired Feb 19, 2009
What is that noise? It is the ball! The ball is bouncing through the garden and lands straight on Upsy Daisy's bed! The bed carries the ball all the way to Upsy Daisy. Upsy Daisy tucks the ball in so it can have a rest. The Tombliboos want to play with the ball but Upsy Daisy won't let them because she thinks it is tired. Who is here? It is Igglepiggle! Igglepiggle takes the ball and everybody chases him through the garden. Everybody loves to play with the ball and they all join in the dance at the Gazebo.
#11 - Long Distance Ball Game
Season 1 - Episode 91 - Aired Feb 23, 2009
Upsy Daisy and Igglepiggle are out in the garden together. What is that sound? The ball! Upsy Daisy kicks the ball to Igglepiggle, what a big kick! Makka Pakka is riding in the Pinky Ponk, look out for the Ball Makka Pakka! Igglepiggle throws the ball back to Upsy Daisy, what a big throw! The Tombliboos are playing Tombliboo music in their Tombliboo bush, look out for the ball Tombliboos! Upsy Daisy kicks the ball again and it is heading straight for the Pontipines house, look out teeny tiny Pontipines! Look out everybody!
#12 - Tombliboo Trousers
Season 1 - Episode 50 - Aired Nov 2, 2007
The Tombliboos are having fun in the garden, but whatever they do, their trousers keep falling down. How will they keep their trousers up?
#13 - Catch the Ninky Nonk, Tombliboos
Season 1 - Episode 76 - Aired Sep 29, 2008
Makka Pakka takes a ride on the Ninky Nonk. The Tombliboos are playing inside their house when the Ninky Nonk stops outside. They decide to join Makka Pakka on the Ninky Nonk. Oh dear, the Ninky Nonk has left without them. Catch the Ninky Nonk Tombliboos! The Tombliboos take a ride on the Pinky Ponk to help them catch the Ninky Nonk.
#14 - The Pontipines Find Igglepiggle's Blanket
Season 1 - Episode 35 - Aired Oct 12, 2007
Igglepiggle is dancing in the garden when he loses his blanket. It has fallen on top of the teeny-tiny Pontipine house. Mr Pontipine repeatedly rings Igglepiggle on the Trubliphone until, at last, Igglepiggle comes to where the blanket has fallen. Igglepiggle is thrilled to have his blanket back, the Pontipines can see out of the window again, and everyone is happy.
#15 - Dinner in the Ninky Nonk
Season 1 - Episode 52 - Aired Mar 11, 2008
The Pontipines decide to have their dinner on the Ninky Nonk. The inevitable bouncy ride has comic consequences as they travel upside down along the branches and all round the garden.
#16 - Igglepiggle's Tiddle
Season 1 - Episode 53 - Aired Mar 12, 2008
A mysterious jet of water, a tiddle, appears suddenly next to Igglepiggle. He discovers that he can control it by stamping his feet. Delighted, he takes it to Makka Pakka who finds it very useful indeed.
#17 - Hide and Seek
Season 1 - Episode 77 - Aired Sep 30, 2008
The Pontipines are playing a game of hide and seek with the Wottingers. The Pontipines hide whilst the Wottingers count. The Pontipine children keep changing their hiding places until they all end up in Upsy Daisy's bed! Only Upsy Daisy is allowed in Upsy Daisy's bed and here she comes!
#18 - Makka Pakka's Circle of Friends
Season 1 - Episode 84 - Aired Feb 12, 2009
Makka Pakka is in the garden looking for stones but he can't find any anywhere! Igglepiggle is walking in the garden and comes across a stone, he decides to find Makka Pakka and give the stone to him. Upsy Daisy finds a stone and gives it to Makka Pakka then the Tombliboos find 1, 2, 3 stones and give them all to Makka Pakka. Makka Pakka's friends have given him 5 stones! Here come the teeny tiny Pontipines and they're carrying a stone for Makka Pakka. Makka Pakka now has six stones! What lovely friends.
#19 - Upsy Daisy Dances With the Haahoos
Season 1 - Episode 99 - Aired Mar 5, 2009
Upsy Daisy is having a Dancy Day in the garden. First she dances with the Haahoos. Then she dances with the ball and then with the daisys in the garden. Who is this riding in the Pinky Ponk - it is Igglepiggle! Upsy Daisy dances with Igglepiggle and the Pinky Ponk. What lovely dancing Upsy Daisy. Then everybody joins in the dance at the Gazebo.
#20 - Waving from the Ninky Nonk
Season 1 - Episode 80 - Aired Oct 3, 2008
The Ninky Nonk travels around the garden and soon everybody is on board. The Tombliboos and Makka Pakka wave to Upsy Daisy and Igglepiggle. Even the teeny tiny Pontipines are waving to their neighbours the Wottingers. Everybody loves waving.
#21 - Playing Hiding with Makka Pakka
Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Jul 11, 2007
The Tombliboos have discovered a new game - hiding in the garden. Where have the Tombliboos gone? Makka Pakka arrives with his Og-pog. He blows his trumpet and there are the Tombliboos running out from behind the bush to have their faces washed.
#22 - Where Can Igglepiggle Have a Rest
Season 1 - Episode 79 - Aired Oct 2, 2008
Upsy Daisy gets up after her rest and goes for a walk. Igglepiggle then gets into Upsy Daisy's bed. Only Upsy Daisy is allowed to sleep in Upsy Daisy's bed and Upsy Daisy is coming back! Out jumps Igglepiggle and off they chase - what fun. Igglepiggle and Upsy Daisy are best friends.
#23 - Look What the Ball Did!
Season 1 - Episode 39 - Aired Oct 18, 2007
The ball is bouncing all over the garden. It accidentally knocks over Makka Pakka's pile of stones. Makka Pakka rebuilds his stones and protects them from the bouncing ball - only for the ball to accidentally knock him over too.
#24 - Pontipine Children in the Tombliboos' Trousers
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Jul 9, 2007
The Pontipines go for a very long walk. When they reach the Tombliboo house, the Pontipine children play a game of jumping in the Tombliboos' trousers. Mr and Mrs Pontipine have to go home without the children again.
#25 - Igglepiggle's Blanket Walks About by Itself
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Jul 6, 2007
Igglepiggle is enjoying dancing in the garden. He leaves his blanket in a safe place but when he returns, it is gone. Igglepiggle's blanket has landed on Makka Pakka and seems to be running about by itself.