The Wombles were part of a limerick round called ‘There Once Was a Quiz Host Called Richard…’.
A new range of limited edition Wombles products is available at Age UK charity shops.
The Wombles showcased their environmental message with an exhibition stand made of reused and recycled objects, including some huge Womble figures made from natural materials.
The island of Alderney has a new Womble trail of five wooden statues, sponsored by local businesses.
Three Wombles benches have been temporarily installed on the Piazza in Wimbledon town centre.
The BBC antiques game show Bargain Hunt has featured a lovely segment on the Wombles, with an interview with Kate and Marcus Robertson.
It’s 50 years since The Wombles first appeared on our TV screens in stop-motion animation, starting on 5 February 1973 on BBC1.
Mike Batt made a long-awaited appearance at London’s Bush Hall in November, and as promised, the set included a handful of Wombles songs.
Bernard Cribbins, the voice of the 1970s Wombles TV series, has died at the age of 93.
Elisabeth Beresford’s son and daughter joined some of the Wombles to unveil a unique sculpture at Plough Lane.
A VHS video enthusiast has digitised and shared an interesting American version of The Wombles with extra narration.
Prima magazine has published a knitting pattern for a cuddly Orinoco Womble.