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Silver 70s exhibition – Leeds City Museum

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

‘The Wombles, Elisabeth Beresford and her Alderney’ exhibition

Elisabeth Beresford’s Wombles are going on display in the world’s first exhibition using the author’s personal collection. The small Channel Island of Alderney is to pay tribute to the Wombles creator and author Elisabeth Beresford by creating the special exhibition which will celebrate the Wombles, her many other works, her life and her special connection … Read more

Grand opening of the exhibition

Grand opening of the Wombles exhibition

The grand opening of the world’s first ever Wombles exhibition will take place on Saturday, 30 June at 10.30am. A grand procession involving the community of Alderney will proceed up Victoria Street, the island’s main shopping area, and the festivities will include the following: Starting at 10.30am outside Jack’s Brasserie, at the bottom of Victoria … Read more

Bernard Cribbins in Doctor Who

Bernard Cribbins at London Film & Comic Con 2012

Bernard Cribbins will be appearing at London Film & Comic Con on Sunday 8 July, at Kensington Olympia. He’ll be signing autographs (£20) and doing a half-hour photo session at 12.30pm (£20) where you can have your picture taken with him by a professional photographer. There’s also a Doctor Who talk scheduled for 10.30am, though it’s … Read more

Paint a Womble at Morden Library

Paint a Womble at Morden Library

AFC Wimbledon’s Community Team have joined with staff at Morden Library to provide an exciting activity for the upcoming summer break. If you have children between the ages of 5 and 16 they can come along to a couple of Womble-related artistic events being held at the library and have the opportunity to take part … Read more

Bernard Cribbins and Bonnie Langford at Collectormania 19

Bernard Cribbins and Bonnie Langford will be attending the Collectormania 19 signing event in Milton Keynes on Sunday 26 May 2013. They’re both appearing primarily for their roles in Doctor Who, but of course Bernard was also the voice of The Wombles, and Bonnie was the child star of the Wombling Free film. The event … Read more

Classic Children’s TV stamps

Royal Mail’s Special Stamp programme kicks off 2014 with an issue that celebrates over 60 years of classic children’s TV. 12 of the most popular characters from children’s television are included in the set. Each decade since the 1950s is represented. Many of these shows have acquired cult status, and while intended for a young … Read more

Bernard Cribbins at Cardiff Film & Comic Con 2014

Bernard Cribbins will be appearing at the Cardiff Film & Comic Con signing event on Saturday 1 March 2014. He’ll be signing autographs (£20) and doing a professional photo shoot (£20), for which you can buy tickets in advance, or on the day if it’s not sold out. Tickets to Cardiff Film & Comic Con, at the … Read more

Bernard Cribbins at London Film & Comic Con 2014

Bernard Cribbins will be appearing at London Film & Comic Con on Saturday 12 July, at Earls Court 2. He’ll be signing autographs (£20) from 10am to 4pm, and doing a one-hour photo session (£20) at 1.40pm, where you can have your picture taken with him by a professional photographer. Tickets cost £15 for early entry from 9am, or £8 for standard entry … Read more