The World of Ivor Wood at Manchester Animation Festival

Ivor Wood animating The WomblesExplore the work and career of Ivor Wood, the animator behind The Wombles and Paddington Bear, and creator of Postman Pat, Charlie Chalk and more.

The one-hour panel discussion on 16 November will feature Ivor’s wife and collaborator Josiane Wood, with Tom Sanders, founder of the ‘The World of Ivor Wood’ blog that’s dedicated to researching and archiving his work, and fellow researcher and animation director Joseph Wallace. There’s also an exclusive opportunity to see all the puppets from Ivor Wood’s The Herbs series.

Single tickets cost £9 (£7 concessions), or a full three-day festival pass is £90 (£75 concessions).