Bernard Cribbins

Bernard Cribbins among best-loved TV voices

Bernard Cribbins has been voted the fourth best-loved voice from British children’s television. He will be signing autographs at the Collectormania fair in Milton Keynes on Saturday, 5 May 2007.

Tobermory On Television DVD

New DVD: Tobermory On Television

The follow-up to the Orinoco And The Big Black Umbrella DVD contains the second set of 12 episodes from the original Wombles TV series, plus two ‘interactive extras’.

Santa's Favourites DVD

New DVD: Santa’s Favourites

The Wombles feature in a Christmas-themed compilation DVD, along with Paddington, Huxley Pig, The Perishers, Moschops and more.


Most popular pre-school TV shows

The Wombles came joint sixth (with The Clangers) in a recent BBC survey on the most popular pre-school children’s TV shows of all time.

Orinoco And The Big Black Umbrella DVD

New version of Orinoco And The Big Black Umbrella

Two years after the first UK Wombles DVD (from Columbia TriStar), a new version with the same title, Orinoco And The Big Black Umbrella, has been released by Abbey Home Media.

Twitter highlights

NEW post for Christmas: @durutti74 celebrates the magic of the Wombles music - "Sometimes children have a better more intuitive understanding than adults" - and picks his top 10 #Wombles songs written & recorded by @Mike_Batt ... #70s @TidyBag