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Bring the kids down to the Wombles retreat – this is where you will find the burrow! Look out for loads of recycled tent fabrics sewn together to create a grand entrance into the burrow. The old reclaimed wooden doors will have flagpoles made of broomsticks on either side and flags made from old tents … Read more

Meet the keepers and their horses and find out about their work. Many other attractions including birds of prey, farm animals, riding and dog handling displays, tractor rides, the Wacky Dog Show at 4pm, and a mascot obstacle race with Haydon the Womble at 3pm. http://www.wpcc.org.uk/Documents/Open%20day%20poster%2011.pdf

Come to Wimbledon Village on Sunday 4 December to enjoy the beautiful new Christmas lights while you do your Christmas shopping. Two Wombles will be making an appearance around 12-2pm. Santa will be paying a visit on horseback at noon and can later be visited in his grotto outside The Dog and Fox between 12.30-3pm. … Read more

Take a trip back to the 1970s at Leeds City Museum. The spirit of the 1970s will be firmly revived with the opening of Leeds City Museum’s new exhibition. Opening on Friday 27 January and running until Sunday 22 April, the new exhibition at the museum off Millennium Square is entitled ‘Silver 70s’ and is … Read more

AFC Wimbledon football club will be at Centre Court Shopping Centre in Wimbledon town centre during the Easter holidays. On Monday 2 April, manager Terry Brown, the first team squad and Haydon will all be at the centre from 2pm until 4pm, chatting with the fans and signing autographs. This is not only a great … Read more

AFC Wimbledon’s mascot Haydon the Womble has entered this year’s Mascot Grand National race at Kempton Park racecourse, in aid of Heart FM’s charity Have a Heart. You can sponsor Haydon on his Virgin Money Giving¬†fundraising page. Find out more on Haydon’s blog. The race takes place on bank holiday Monday 7 May, before the … Read more

As the Wimbledon Guild’s flagship fundraising event, the Wimbledon Village Fair attracts up to 20,000 visitors, and features over 200 craft stalls, a horse show and fun dog show, two mouthwatering food villages and a high-quality farmers’ market. Meet Haydon the Womble AFC Wimbledon football club will have a merchandise stall and a speed/accuracy test, … Read more