Kirstie Allsopp is photographed with the Wombles

Celebrity Wombles fans

Lots of famous people are fond of the Wombles, particularly those who grew up during their mid-1970s heyday.

New CGI Orinoco eating cake

Wombles cakes

People have made some wonderful Wombles-themed cakes for birthdays, Christmas and other special occasions.

2048: Wombles Edition

2048: Wombles Edition

Play the Wombles version of the ‘2048’ tile game. Can you reach Great Uncle Bulgaria?

The new-look Wombles in the Bloomsbury books

The Wombles’ names

Find out all the names of the Wombles, with pictures to see who’s who. Plus the line-up of the Wombles pop group, and information about the Womble mascots.

The Wombles – Puffin (1972)

Wombles story books

Information about all of the Wombles novels by Elisabeth Beresford, with pictures of the front covers showing how their illustrations have developed over the years.

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