Uncle Bulgaria and Orinoco by the Christmas tree

Wombling merry Christmas presents

Give your loved ones the gift of wombling this year, or get some ideas for your own Wombles wishlist – books, CDs, toys and more.

Mike Batt's sketch of Wellington Womble

Mike Batt sketches Wombles for charity

Mike Batt was inundated with requests after offering some original sketches of the Wombles to raise money for good causes.

Womble toy catches fire in Harrogate

An Orinoco Womble toy was involved in a small house fire in Harrogate, reported by North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.

New Wombles toys planned for late 2015

Vivid Toy Group will be producing a range of Wombles toys based on the new CGI TV series and film later this year.

Lee Mack confesses to Womble assault

Comedian Lee Mack has admitted ‘assaulting’ a Womble as a teenager – though he was secretly devastated.

Speeches from Kate Robertson and Roy Burke outside the exhibition

Wombles exhibition opens on Alderney

The Wombles exhibition was launched on 30 June with a ‘grand opening’ event – featuring a choir, a children’s dance troupe, a street procession, Great Uncle Bulgaria, and Elisabeth Beresford’s daughter Kate. Read about the exhibition, see the photos and watch the video.

Elisabeth Beresford on Alderney in 1979

Wombles exhibition on Alderney confirmed

An official exhibition paying tribute to Elisabeth Beresford, creator and author of The Wombles, will go ahead this summer on Alderney in the Channel Islands, opening on 30 June.