The Wombles at Glastonbury

The Wombles at Glastonbury

The Wombles appeared on the Avalon Stage from 2-3pm on Sunday, 26 June 2011. See photos, videos and comments from the crowd, and links to press coverage.

News headlines about The Wombles playing Glastonbury

Glastonbury’s Wombles booking ‘a bit of a mistake’

A throwaway comment by Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis kicked off quite a media storm – dubbed ‘womblegate’ – after he said he was ‘cross’ that The Wombles had been booked… although he was laughing at the time.

The Wombles band

The Wombles begin Glastonbury rehearsals

With exactly one month to go, The Wombles have begun rehearsing for their live performance at Glastonbury Festival. And Mike Batt has dropped a few hints on Twitter about what to expect.

Glastonbury Festival 2011 line-up poster

The Wombles confirmed for Glastonbury 2011

Following last year’s rumours, this year it’s really happening: The Wombles will play the Avalon Stage at Glastonbury Festival in June. And the original Wombles albums will be re-released on CD at the same time.

Mike Batt radio interview with Aled Jones

Mike Batt was interviewed on Aled Jones’ popular Sunday musical chat show on BBC Radio Wales. The one-hour radio show is available to listen again on the BBC iPlayer or to download as a podcast until 23 May.

Glastonbury logo

The Wombles to play Glastonbury?

There have been rumours in the press that The Wombles could play Glastonbury Festival this year – but Mike Batt appears to have denied them.