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.

Haydon the Womble jumps off the stage at the Wimbledon Village Fair 2011

Wombles at Wimbledon Village Fair 2011

Haydon and Orinoco appeared at Wimbledon Village Fair 2011. AFC Wimbledon opened the fair with Haydon jumping off the stage, and Wimbledon Bookfest had Wombles storytelling and a singalong.

Orinoco cuddly toy from Past Times

New Wombles cuddly toys from Past Times

A new range of high-quality Wombles cuddly toys has been produced by Posh Paws. The first three characters were available from Past Times, and now all six toys are available from Amazon and Play.com.

Haydon the Womble waving at Wimbledon Village Fair

Wombles spotted on Wimbledon Common

Haydon the Womble attracted plenty of attention at the Wimbledon Village Fair, while Orinoco also put in a surprise appearance. Find out about the Family Fun Day on 3 July, and the Wombles book launch party in October at the Wimbledon Bookfest.

Wimbledon Village Fair 2010

The Wimbledon Village Fair & Horse Show takes place on Wimbledon Common on Saturday 19 June 2010. Haydon the Womble will be making several appearances at the AFC Wimbledon stalls during the day.

Haydon the Womble in World Cup song video

Haydon the Womble is featured in the video for The Beautiful Game, a football song by Jackdaw4. AOL’s FanHouse UK has selected the song as its choice of World Cup theme.